derretirse(metal/wax)the candy melted in his mouth
fundirseel caramelo se le deshizo or se le disolvió en la bocaExample sentences
- This snow didn't melt as soon as it touched you… it stuck to your skin and sat there before slowly melting away.
- The blizzards had ceased three days ago and the remaining snow was swiftly melting away in the face of the late January sun.
- It was all covered in white frost, glinting and melting away with the first rays of the sun, making it a perfect picture for a postcard.
- 2 (become mild, gentle)(person)
ablandarse(anger)he melted in her arms
desaparecerse derritió en sus brazosExample sentences
- I would just look into his beautiful eyes and melt.
- Jadelyn followed his gaze and nearly melted at the tenderness with which he looked at his sister and how protective he was of her.
- It was a smile Elizabeth had never seen on her husband's face before; one so full of love and tenderness that her heart melted.
- Without another word, he vanished, melted away into the shadows, which slowly began to dissolve.
- Rowena's frown melted away as she sensed the air cooling dramatically.
- After listening to a five-minute speech outside County Hall - empty of staff for the bank holiday - they melted away as peacefully as they had come.
- 1 (liquefy)(snow/butter)
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
(resistance/opposition)they melted away into the woods
desaparecieron ocultándose en el bosque
(gold/coins/jewelry)2verb + adverb (in nuclear reactor)
- (US)(hamburguesa o sándwich con queso derretido por encima)Example sentences
- There is also a range of light meals (such as tuna melt or steak 'n' cheese sandwiches), plus desserts.
- Also included are keema and peas with naan bread, vine tomato and mozzarella melt, tuna salad and chicken curry.
- Patty, the vegetarian, shared a tuna melt with Molly and later they felt ill.
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