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morir

Translation of morir in English:

verbo intransitivo

also: morirse verbo pronominal

  • (persona/animal/planta)
    se murió a los 80 años
    she died at the age of 80
    se le ha muerto la madre
    her mother has died
    se me murió la perra
    my dog died
    si no riegas las plantas se te van a morir
    your plants will die if you don't water them
    por poco me muero cuando me dijo el precio [familiar]
    I nearly died when he told me the price
    [familiar]
    no te vas a morir por ayudarlo a hacer las camas [familiar]
    it won't kill you to help him make the beds
    [familiar]
    como se entere me muero [familiar]
    I'll die if she finds out
    [familiar]
    que me muera si miento
    cross my heart and hope to die
    [familiar]
    ¡por mí que se muera!
    he can drop dead for all I care
    [familiar]
    ¡muérete! me caso el sábado [familiar]
    you'll never guess what! I'm getting married on Saturday!
    [familiar]
    morirse de algose murió de un infarto
    he died of a heart attack
    se moría de miedo
    he was nearly dead with fright
    he was scared stiff
    nos morimos de aburrimiento
    we got bored stiff o to death
    cierra la ventana, que me muero de frío
    close the window, I'm freezing
    me estoy muriendo de hambre
    [familiar]
    I'm dying of hunger
    [familiar]
    es para morirse de risa
    it's hilariously funny
    you just kill yourself o die laughing
    [familiar]
    me muero de ganas de ver a los niños
    I'm dying to see the children
    [familiar]
    I'm really looking forward to seeing the children
    morirse por algo/alguienme muero por un vaso de agua
    I'm dying for a glass of water
    [familiar]
    se muere por esa chica
    he's nuts o crazy o (inglés británico) mad about that girl [familiar]
    me muero por una cerveza fría
    I could murder a cold beer
    [familiar]
    I'm dying for a cold beer [familiar]
    morirse por + infinitivo
    to be dying to + infinitivo
    [familiar]
    me muero por irme de vacaciones
    I'm dying o I can't wait to go on vacation
    ser de morirse [familiar]
    to be amazing o incredible
    [familiar]
Example sentences
  • Jonathan T. murió ayer, víctima de un ataque con arma blanca.
  • Los médicos nos dijeron que pueden morir o quedar en estado vegetal.
  • Muere antes de tiempo, como muchos de mis condiscípulos.

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