There are 2 translations of simmer in Spanish:

simmer1

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪmər; ˈsɪmə(r)/

vi

  • [liquid] hervir* a fuego lento; [controversy/dispute] fermentar she was simmering with resentment/anger estaba a punto de estallar de resentimiento/ira
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    • As controversy simmers this summer about problems in wheat production, some are reminded of the role a row about wheat played in the turbulent events of 1277.
    • Well, the tension's been simmering a long time.
    • This had been simmering a long time - his grandparents are Islander fans.

vt

  • [liquid/food] hervir* a fuego lento
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    • The resulting cooking liquid is simmered, seasoned, and served as the accompanying sauce.
    • He's standing at the stove, simmering spaghetti sauce.
    • For the young, brought up on MTV and quickie meals and express lines, will spending hours and hours lovingly simmering a pot of degchi mutton be something futile and unimaginable?

Phrasal verbs

simmer down

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
[colloquial/familiar] tranquilizarse*, calmarse give her time to simmer down espera a que se tranquilice or se calme, espera a que se le pase

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Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.

There are 2 translations of simmer in Spanish:

simmer2

n

  • (no plural/sin plural) to keep sth at a o on the simmer dejar que algo hierva a fuego lento bring it to a simmer and add the carrots cuando rompa el hervor, añada las zanahorias
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    • Reduce your boiling water to a simmer, and plop two raw bagels in the water.
    • But just knowing her little brother was inside was enough to make her blood heat to a simmer.
    • Once at boiling point, lower to a simmer, cover and cook for about 25 minutes or until tender, then liquidise and check seasoning.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.