verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- 1.1 [planta] to sprout, come up; [hoja] to appear, sprout; [flor] to come out 1.2 [manantial/río] to rise le brotaba sangre de la herida blood oozed from the wound las lágrimas le brotaron de los ojos tears began to flow from her eyes 1.3 [duda/sentimiento] to arise; [rebelión] to break out, spring up para impedir que vuelva a brotar la violencia to prevent a fresh outbreak of violence una nueva modalidad de delincuencia está brotando en las grandes ciudades a new form of crime is emerging o/or appearing in large cities 1.4 [sarampión/grano] to appear
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.