Share this entry

Share this page

transpire

Pronunciación: /trænˈspaɪr; trænˈspaɪə(r); trɑːn-/

Traducción de transpire en español:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1 1.1 (become apparent) it transpires that … resulta (ser) que … it finally transpired that … finalmente resultó que … as it transpired, she had known all along después nos enteramos ( or se enteraron etc) de que lo había sabido desde el principio 1.2 (happen) ocurrir, pasar, suceder
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • More than a quarter of a century has now transpired since his election.
    • And so you can imagine his feeling the next day when the events transpired.
    • Then, when the actual event transpires, things go in a refreshingly unanticipated manner.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [Biology/Biología] [Botany/Botánica] [moisture] transpirar
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • As the flowers transpire, water evaporates and is trapped at the roof of the bricks.
    • Throughout most of the day, when the plant is transpiring, these vessels will contain water under substantial hydraulic tension.
    • The same cycle was found in plants transpiring in ambient conditions and where transpiration was greatly reduced.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día sustancioso
adj
substantial …
Dato cultural del día

In Spain, a gestoría is an office that deals with government agencies on behalf of its clients. It is common practice to use a gestoría to avoid the problems of dealing with Spanish bureaucracy, despite the cost involved.