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American English: /braʊz/
British English: /braʊz/

Translation of browse in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (look)
    (en una tienda, catálogo etc)
    can I help you? — I'm just browsing, thank you
    ¿qué desea? — nada, gracias, estoy mirando or curioseando
    feel free to come in and browse (around)
    pasen y miren, sin ningún compromiso
    to browse through somethingshe was browsing through the records/a magazine
    estaba echando un vistazo a los discos/hojeando una revista
  • 2 (feed)
    to browse on something
    alimentarse de algo
    Example sentences
    • In addition to consuming leaf litter and propagules, grapsoid crabs also browse directly on mangrove vegetation.
    • African rhinos tend to feed low to the ground whereas Asian rhinos usually browse on leaves.
    • As the days cooled and shortened, Jock and Fly climbed the great hill through the lowering mists into the sunlight where harrier hawks and eaglets soared and Cheviot sheep browsed in this brilliant air.

transitive verb

  • (Computing)
    Example sentences
    • Beneath the lush canopy of a huge tree near the University Office at Palayam, people are lazily browsing through books and magazines.
    • Start by browsing through magazines, home design catalogs and books, and visiting model homes.
    • Laurie explains that it was while they were browsing through magazines and looking for a suitable property that she cottoned on to the fact that property was - and still is - so much cheaper in France.


  • (no plural) we had a browse around the antique shops
    estuvimos curioseando por las tiendas de antigüedades
    I had a browse through the brochure
    le eché una ojeada al folleto
    hojeé el folleto
    Example sentences
    • A casual browse through company archive reinforces the premium placed on craftsmanship throughout Mackintosh's 102-year history.
    • As usual The Beatles have a massive presence with some very interesting articles, well worth a browse through all the items just for some of the stories.
    • Even a casual browse of the pamphlet gets one's linguistic antennae tingling.

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