verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 [harina] to sift; [salsa] to sieve una cortina tamizaba la luz the light filtered through a curtain, the light was diffused by a curtain nunca tamiza sus palabras he doesn't mince his words
- 2 (América Latina/Latin America) [Medicina/Medicine] to screen un programa de tamizar a screening program
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.