There are 2 translations of rot in Spanish:

rot1

Pronunciation: /rɑːt; rɒt/

n

u
  • 1.1 [Biol] podredumbre (f), putrefacción (f) the rot set in las cosas empezaron a decaer or a venirse abajo we must stop the rot hay que tomar medidas para cortar por lo sano
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    • Bacterial stalk rot can affect the plant at any node from the soil surface up to the ear leaves and tassels.
    • Charcoal rot is a fungal disease favored by hot, dry weather at this stage in crop development.
    • Such antagonism may also protect the corn plant from the E verticillioides disease, stalk rot.
    1.2 (nonsense) (esp BrE) [colloquial/familiar], tonterías (fpl), paparruchas (fpl) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • In our school, you're not allowed to climb trees - liabilities and all that rot.
    • They say it's to incite a new nationalistic spirit or some such rot.
    • You've just been in terrible trouble for saying that feminism is all rot and that it went off in the wrong direction.

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 2 translations of rot in Spanish:

rot2

vi (-tt-)

vt (-tt-)

  • [wood/tree] pudrir* sugar rots the teeth el azúcar pica or caria los dientes
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    • After a few days, the sought after botrytis-infected grape can rot further by the action of another fungus into a gooey grey lump.
    • The rubbish rots and gives off gases like methane which is potentially explosive as well as adding to global warming.
    • Potatoes rotted in the hold and drinking water grew thick and poured like oil.

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.