HyperDic: apretar

Español > 8 sentidos de la palabra apretar:
VERBOcontactapretar, comprimirsqueeze or press together
motionapretar, empujarmove with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
changeapretar, ajustar, atar, estirar, tensarmake tight / tight or tighter / tighter
contactapretar, prensar, presionar, pulsarexert pressure or force to or upon
contactapretar, agarrar, asir, estrecharhold firmly and tightly
contactapretar, abarrotar, apiñar, apretujar, embutir, empacarcrowd or pack to capacity
contactapretarsqueeze together tightly
socialapretarsqueeze someone for money, information, etc.
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 1, contact
Sentidosqueeze or press together.
Implicado porahogar, estrangularkill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air
escurrirextract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing
Específicoahogar, asfixiar, estrangular, sofocarconstrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing
asfixiar, estrangular, torcer el pescuezoWring the neck of
asfixiar, estrangularBe too tight
convulsionarcontract involuntarily, as in a spasm
estrangularconstrict a hollow organ or vessel so as to stop the flow of blood or air
fruncir los labioscontract one's lips
pujar, subyugarcontract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery
Generalajustar, estirar, tensarBecome tight / tight / tight / tight / tight or tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter
Ingléscompress, constrict, squeeze, compact, contract, press
Catalánatapeir, compactar, comprimir, estretir, prémer, premsar
Adjetivocompresible, comprimiblecapable of being compressed or made more compact
compresible, comprimiblecapable of being easily compressed
Nombrescompresiónapplying pressure
compresión, condensación, contracciónThe process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
compresor, motocompresorA mechanical device that compresses gasses
constricciónThe action or process of compressing
constrictorAny of various large nonvenomous snakes that kill their prey by crushing it in its coils
contracción muscular, contracción(physiology) a shortening or tensing of a part or organ (especially of a muscle or muscle fiber)
contracturaAn abnormal and usually permanent contraction of a muscle
prensa, presiónThe act of pressing
órgano contráctilA bodily organ that contracts
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 2, motion
SentidoMove with force, "He pushed the table into a corner".
Implicaapretar, prensar, presionar, pulsarExert pressure or force to or upon
moverse, mover, trasladarMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Implicado porempujar con pértiga, navegar con pértigapropel with a pole
Específicoaguijonear, codear, dar un codazo, golpear suavementeTo push against gently
apartar, sacarPush out of the way
dar empujones, empellar, empujar, impelerPush roughly
demoler, derribar, derrocar, volcarCause to topple or tumble by pushing
echar fuera, lanzar fuera, sacarPush to thrust outward
embutir, llenar, meterPress or force
empellar, empujar, impelerCome into rough contact with while moving
empujar, pulsarmake strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby
impeler, impulsar, lanzar, propulsarPush forcefully
repeler, repulsarCause to move back / back by force or influence
sacudirThrow or toss with a quick motion
trabarPush down forcibly
Generaldesplazar, mover, trasladarCause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
Tambiénempujar, hacer salirForce or drive out
excluirPress, force, or thrust out of a small space
Contrarioarrastrar, estirar, tirarCause to move by pulling
SimilarempujarPress against forcefully without moving
Ingléspush, force
Catalánempentar, empènyer, prémer
Adjetivofísico, forzadoimpelled by physical force especially against resistance
Participioforzadoproduced by or subjected to forcing
Nombrescarriola, carrito, cochecito de bebé, cochecito de niño, cochecito, silla de paseo, sillita de niño, sillita de paseoA small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
empujeThe force used in pushing
fuerza, vigor(physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
impulsiónThe act of applying force in order to move something away
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 3, change
Sentidomake tight / tight or tighter / tighter.
Sinónimosajustar, atar, estirar, tensar
Específicoafirmar, atiesar, estirar, tensarmake taut or tauter
enroscartighten or fasten by means of screwing motions
tensartake up the slack of
Generalalterar, cambiar, modificar, mudar, retocar, transformar, variarCause to change
Ingléstighten, fasten
Catalánajustar, estirar, fer força, tibar
NombresagarrotamientoThe act of making something tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter / tighter
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 4, contact
SentidoExert pressure or force to or upon.
Sinónimosprensar, presionar, pulsar
Implicado porapretar, empujarMove with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
compactar, comprimirmake more compact by or as if by pressing
estampar, imprimirmark or stamp with or as if with pressure
Específicoaplastar, chafar, chapotear, estrujar, machacar, majar, molerTo compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
empujarPress against forcefully without moving
estrujar, exprimirPress firmly
moler, triturarPress or grind with a crushing noise
versarExert a force with a heavy weight
Generalcontactar, palpar, tocarmake physical contact with, come in contact with
Catalánpolsar, prémer, premsar, pressionar
Nombresprensa, presiónThe act of pressing
presiónThe force applied to a unit area of surface
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 5, contact
Sentidohold firmly and tightly.
Sinónimosagarrar, asir, estrechar
Específicoabrazar, estrujar, senoSqueeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
Generalaferrar, agarrar, asirhold firmly
Contrariodesabrochar, separar, soltarRelease from a clasp
Nombresagarre, agarro, agarrónThe act of grasping
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 6, contact
Sentidocrowd or pack to capacity.
Sinónimosabarrotar, apiñar, apretujar, embutir, empacar
GeneralrellenarCram into a cavity
Similaratestarput something somewhere so that the space is completely filled
Inglésjam, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad
Catalánabarrotar, apinyar, atapeir, embotir, empacar, entaforar, estrènyer, farcir, ficar, masegar
Nombresaglomeración, gentío, muchedumbre, turbaA dense crowd of people
avalancha, barbaridad, bestialidad, burrada, cantidad, cúmulo, enormidad, fajo, lote, mogollón, montaña, montón, multitud, passel, pila(often followed by 'of') a large number or amount or extent
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 7, contact
Sentidosqueeze together tightly.
Generalestrujar, exprimirPress firmly
Español > apretar: 8 sentidos > verbo 8, social
Sentidosqueeze someone for money, information, etc..
Generalcoaccionar, coercer, forzar, obligar, presionarTo cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
Ingléssqueeze for

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