Translation of encender in English:

encender

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (encenderse)

  • 2 2.1 [persona] to blow one's top [familiar/colloquial], to get mad [familiar/colloquial]
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    Translate blow one's top into Italian
    2.2 [rostro] to go red al verlo se le encendió el rostro she went red in the face o/or she blushed when she saw him

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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.