Translation of bottle in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 countable (container)(of perfume, medicine, ink)return empty bottlesa wine/milk bottledevuelva los envases or (in Spain also) los cascosa bottle of wine/milkuna botella de vino/leche(el envase)baby's o feeding bottle we must get together over a bottleuna botella de vino/lechebottle racktenemos que reunirnos para tomar algoExample sentences1.2 countable (contents)
Example sentences1.3 (alcohol) [colloquial]to go on the bottle
- Do not store poisons in drink bottles, glasses, or jars.
- Fans inside the Arena had started pelting each other with plastic beer glasses and bottles, and the concert was temporarily halted.
- She did as she was told and trotted off into the kitchen and she looked around for a glass bottle containing a colorless liquid.
to come off the bottledarse a la bebidato hit the bottledejar la bebidadarle a la bebida or (especially Latin America) al trago [colloquial]Example sentences
- For example, the alcoholic content of a bottle of wine must be indicated and also its origin and where the wine was bottled.
- You can check this by sampling a bottle of Bollinger's Vieilles Vignes (ungrafted old vines) against a bottle made from their grafted vines.
- It being the longest day of the year, I suppose I should have been celebrating some arcane shamanic ritual, but I just put my foot up and finished the remains of a bottle of schnapps.
- As a result, the villagers turn to the bottle, drinking to forget how dreary their lives are.
- Reading the Government's plans to liberalise the licensing laws could be enough to make anybody turn to the bottle.
- The minimum age of boys taking to the bottle in The State has fallen to as low as 13.5 years.
- But these figures do seem to seriously undermine the slur that the Spaniards lost their bottle after the bombs.
- So he lost his bottle in the end, and postponed the general election before he had even called it.
- We started slowly, but we wore them down and they lost their bottle when we were 8-3 up.
- 1 1.1(wine/beer/milk)bottled in Francebottled beer/milkembotellado en Franciabottled watercerveza (feminine) /leche (feminine) en or de botella1.2agua (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) embotellada(British English) (Cookery)poner en conserva
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