Translation of full in Spanish:
adjective -er, -est
- 1 1.1 (filled)(container/vessel)don't speak with your mouth full my heart was too full [literary]fullme embargaba la emoción [literary]
ofsomethingit's full of holeslleno dealgoa book crammed o packed full of useful informationestá lleno de agujerosshe's full of funun libro lleno de datos útilesthey were full of praise for your workes muy divertidato be full of it (American English) [colloquial] [euphemistic]don't listen to him: he's full of itelogiaron mucho tu trabajono le hagas caso, dice puras tonterías or sandecesExample sentences1.2 (crowded)
(room/train)you've got a very full day ahead of you1.3 (well fed) I'm full (up)tienes un día muy ocupado por delanteestoy llenoExample sentences
- The supply truck tows a water trailer and carries full water cans for direct exchange.
- The Opera House was far from full and yet the noise throughout the performance was quite amazing.
- She was going to ride the same bus as us, but this one was too full, so she was placed on the second bus.
- How good one feels when one is full - how satisfied with ourselves and with the world!
- A high fibre meal gives the sensation of being quickly full and satisfied.
- Of course, we all had far too much to eat, and ended up flopped on the settee feeling full but satisfied for the rest of the night.
- 2 2.1 (complete)(report/description)(name/answer/meal)to pay the full price/amountyou have my full supportpagar el precio íntegro/la totalidad de la sumain full control of his facultiestienes todo mi apoyoin full bloomen plena posesión de sus facultadesin full uniformen plena floraciónto lead a very full lifevistiendo el uniforme completoa full week's holidayllevar una vida muy activafull sister/brotheruna semana entera de vacacionesgive full details of previous illnesseshermana/hermano carnal2.2 (maximum) See examples: at full speed it took the full force of the impacthaga una relación detallada de las enfermedades que haya tenido2.3 (with all rights)recibió toda la fuerza del impacto(member)de pleno derechoExample sentences
- Whether pushing for observer status or full membership, the bid is a difficult one.
- For Marshall, citizenship expresses full membership in the national political community.
- The table tennis centre of excellence at Millthorpe School has been upgraded to full club status by the ETTA.
- This is because pears have to be eaten ripe to get anything like the full range of their taste and texture.
- The police claimed to have full details of their names and residences.
- I do not have the full details of the name of the officer who granted the permit to the individual concerned.
- They will have to publish the full report, so that will put it all in perspective.
- For a fuller description and statistical analysis of these polls, see the website.
- Implementation of the plans is also dependent on a full archeological survey being carried out on the effected area.
- 3 3.1 (rounded)(figure)clothes for the fuller figure [euphemistic]llenito [colloquial]full in the facetallas or (River Plate area) talles grandes3.2 (Clothing)de cara redonda(skirt/sleeve)3.3 (billowing)(sail/canvas)desplegadoExample sentences
- It was a pale blue silk dress with a square cut neckline, fitted sleeves and a very full skirt.
- The length of the short should hit the shapeliest part of your leg and not be too full or too tight.
- That's the mainstream style now: sort of fitted at the waist, and fuller in the leg.
- She was a pretty woman, with a slightly pointed face, a small upturned nose, and full ruby-red lips.
- Her own size seven body was full and firm, but it was nowhere as curvaceous as Nicola's.
- He lifted her by the waist, her curves full and voluptuous as he edged her towards the bed.
- 4 (deep, rich)(taste/aroma)Example sentences
- With two trombonists, they have a characteristic full sound down low on the music scale.
- With a very full sound and varied music mix the lads are sure to go from strength to strength.
- The dynamics are mixed and it builds well but most of the time it's soft and thin or thick and full sound.
- Very clean and full with a biscuity flavour and subtle hints of citrus fruits on the nose.
- She explained that to get the full taste of a whiskey you need to add a little water.
- The full palate is rich in white peaches and not overly aggressive on the mousse which leaves a creamy, lengthy finish.
- 5 (absorbed)full
ofsomethingthey were full of the latest scandalto be full of oneself o of one's own importanceno hacían más que hablar del último escándaloser muy engreído or [colloquial] creídotenérselo muy creído [colloquial]Example sentences
- She was full of it, spouting out a load of rubbish she probably read in The Sun.
- At the moment he's full of his various building schemes.
- 1 (as intensifier) full wellI can see full well that …muy bienyou know full well that …me doy perfecta cuenta de que …sabes perfectamente or muy bien que …Example sentences
- The queer present negotiates with the past, knowing full well that the future is at stake.
- She understands full well that even when some men are given every option to embrace the role of Mr. Mom, they may still need a push.
- I'm doing what I can but I know full well I could do more.
- 2 (directly) See examples: the sun shone full in my faceI looked him full in the faceel sol me daba de lleno en la caralo miré directamente a la caraExample sentences
- Ariadne looked back at the Minotaur, with interest, and laughed ‘full in his face’.
- Instead he planted it full in the solar plexus, lifting the man clear of the floor.
- His pillow missed Gary and hit Will full in the face.
- 3 (in phrases) full onthe car's headlights were full onthe heating is full onel coche llevaba las luces largasshe met the problem full onla calefacción está al máximo or [colloquial] a topefull out in fullwrite your name in fullle hizo frente al problemait will be paid in fullescriba su nombre completoto the fullserá pagado en su totalidadto enjoy life to the fullal máximodisfrutar de la vida al máximo
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