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squirt
American English: /skwərt/
British English: /skwəːt/

Translation of squirt in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (stream)
    chorrito (masculine)
    add a squirt of soda
    agréguele un chorrito de soda
    Example sentences
    • Instead of spraying with something toxic, try using a squirt of liquid hand wash soap in some water and spray them with this.
    • The calamari with a squirt of lemon and a sprinkling of salt was delicious, tender and juicy encased in a light, crispy batter.
    • Bubble time - a squirt of baby bath liquid for an older baby will give enough bubbles to liven up bath time.
  • 2 (person) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Who knew the little squirt would be that good at video games?
    • I envisioned a young squirt of an elf, say just a sprightly 100 or 200 years, slipping out to meet his miscreant pals, grab a leaf and ride a wind current.
    • I can't allow Samuel to be called all the names under the sun and have a squirt of a boy insult me.

transitive verb

  • (liquid)
    echar un chorro de
    he squirted some soda into his wine
    le echó un chorro de soda al vino
    they squirted him with water
    lo rociaron con agua
    Example sentences
    • The children saw the inside of the engine, tried on the safety helmets, and had a go at squirting the water with a hose.
    • Kirk Fenton Primary children have made an elephant, using wood, wire, fabric, cardboard and paper, which can squirt water out of its trunk, as well as a crocodile chasing a man on a river and a mashed-potato monster.
    • An octopus has no backbone and will squirt ink indiscriminately if threatened.

intransitive verb

  • (liquid)
    salir a chorros
    Example sentences
    • The creature shrieked as each laser shot cut into it and a thick black liquid squirted out from the massive wounds.
    • Top performer, of course, is the 1.8 petrol, which squirts to 62 mph in 10.8 seconds.
    • If I left the cap loose on the radiator, the anti-freeze wouldn't squirt out, even though the radiator was split.

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