There are 2 translations of pump in Spanish:

pump1

Pronunciation: /pʌmp/

n

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There are 2 translations of pump in Spanish:

pump2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (supply) bombear to pump sth into sth [water/oil] bombear algo a algo to pump air into a tire inflar or (Esp tb) hinchar un neumático they have pumped cash into the project for years llevan años invirtiendo dinero en el proyecto our teacher pumped us full of dates el profesor nos embutió una cantidad de fechas they pumped him full of lead [colloquial/familiar] lo acribillaron a balazos 1.2 (drain) to pump sth out of sth sacar* algo de algo con una bomba to pump sb's stomach out hacerle* un lavado de estómago a algn to pump sth dry dejar algo seco to pump sb dry exprimir a algn 1.3 (ask) [colloquial/familiar] he was pumping me for information/money me estaba tratando de (son)sacar información/de sacar dinero
  • 2 [handle/pedal/treadle] mover* de arriba abajo he pumped my hand me dio un fuerte apretón de manos to pump iron [colloquial/familiar] hacer* pesas

vi

  • 1.1 [machine/heart] bombear 1.2 (move vigorously) moverse* con fuerza

Phrasal verbs

pump up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 (inflate) [tire] inflar , hinchar (Esp) 1.2 (psych up) (AmE) mentalizar* he's really pumped up for the match está totalmente mentalizado para el partido 1.3 (build up) exagerar , sacar* de quicio

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