See parent entry: warm
- 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (become warmer) [place/food] calentarse*; [person] entrar en calor, calentarse* 1.2 [engine/apparatus] calentarse* 1.3 (become lively) [party/match] animarse, ponerse* animado 1.4 (for action) [athlete] hacer* ejercicios de calentamiento 1.5 (become enthusiastic)to warm up (
tosth/sb) warm 3 1, warm 3 2
- 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento 2.1 (heat) [food/place] calentar* have a hot drink to warm you up tómate algo caliente para entrar en calor 2.2 [engine/apparatus] calentar* 2.3 (make lively) animar 2.4 (for action) [muscles/voice] calentar*
- 1.1 (exercise) ejercicio (masculine) de calentamiento; (practice) (pre)calentamiento (masculine) today's game is a warm-up for the final next week el de hoy es un partido de entrenamiento or preparación para la final de la semana que vieneExample sentences1.2 (for audience)[ actuación que precede a la principal ]
- The Broncos, who need points to pull away from the threat of relegation, suffered a blow in the pre-match warm-up.
- The music can easily be incorporated into stretching exercises, warm-ups, aerobic workouts, strength training, yoga and Pilates.
- I have to report that possibly Scotland's most prestigious golf development, the new complex at Archerfield in East Lothian, has no plans at present to provide a basic gym for pre-match warm-ups.
- This is a short comedy intended as a warm-up act for the main attraction.
- The Charisma duet and solo performer Luci are some of the warm-up acts.
- The only problem, of course, is that it's never a good idea to use a genius as your warm-up act.