Share this entry
American English: /træn(t)ˈspaɪ(ə)r/
British English: /tranˈspʌɪə/
, /trɑːnˈspʌɪə/

Translation of transpire in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 1.1 (become apparent) it transpires that …
    resulta (ser) que …
    it finally transpired that …
    finalmente resultó que …
    as it transpired, she had known all along
    después nos enteramos ( or se enteraron etc. ) de que lo había sabido desde el principio
    1.2 (happen)
    Example sentences
    • More than a quarter of a century has now transpired since his election.
    • And so you can imagine his feeling the next day when the events transpired.
    • Then, when the actual event transpires, things go in a refreshingly unanticipated manner.
  • 2 (Biology, Botany)
    Example sentences
    • As the flowers transpire, water evaporates and is trapped at the roof of the bricks.
    • Throughout most of the day, when the plant is transpiring, these vessels will contain water under substantial hydraulic tension.
    • The same cycle was found in plants transpiring in ambient conditions and where transpiration was greatly reduced.

transitive verb

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.