Translation of nudge in Spanish:
- 1 (touch gently) I nudged him as she entered the roomlo codeé (ligeramente) cuando ella entróExample sentences
- The Chinese Central Bank nudged its currency higher against the dollar last week by 2 percent.
- I find a large spoon helps here, and then you can gently nudge the latke off the spoon into the oil.
- So I nudged the carton a little bit to push it away from the door and then I heard something splat.
- 2 (move, guide)empujar suavementeto nudge somebody
toward/ intosomethingempujar a alguien hacia/ aalgoExample sentences
- I think physicians are being nudged back in that direction, and I am very encouraged by that.
- Laurie took a deep breath and then nudged her horse into a canter.
- "This one'll do, " Avery whispered, nudging the horse forward.
- 3 (approach) unemployment is nudging 50% in some areasel desempleo está rondando el 50% en algunas zonasExample sentences
- Those with long memories may recall that the share price was nudging the 100p level some 15 years ago.
- That level of indebtedness is nudging towards 65 percent of our gross domestic product.
- Further violence threatens to push the oil price - which is nudging towards record levels owing to unrest in the Middle East - even higher.
- golpe (masculine) (suave) con el codoto give somebody/something a nudgedarle un golpe (suave) con el codo a alguien/algothey still haven't paid: it's time to give them a little nudgetodavía no han pagado, hay que refrescarles la memorianudgenudge (, wink wink) (British English) [colloquial] [humorous]tú ya sabesExample sentences
- Maybe the nudge wasn't as light as it was described.
- She then received a light nudge on her arm and she faced Jill again, ‘So do you go to the same school as Theodore?’
- When her foot collided with something hard, she gave it a light nudge, and then quickly flicked her eyes up to Josh to see if he'd noticed anything.
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