verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 1.1 [mies] to winnow; [tierra] to turn, turn over 1.2 (por el aire) [toro] to toss; [caballo] to throw
- 3 (América Latina excepto Cono Sur/Latin America except Southern Cone) 3.1 (invertir) [tortilla/disco] to turn over; [copa/jarrón] (poner — boca arriba) to turn … the right way up; (— boca abajo) to turn … upside down 3.2 [media/manga] (poner del revés) to turn … inside out; (poner del derecho) to turn … the right way round el viento me volteó el paraguas the wind blew my umbrella inside out voltea la página turn the page
- 4 (América Latina excepto Río de la Plata/Latin America except River Plate area) (dar la vuelta) me volteó la espalda she turned her back on me, she turned away from me al oír su voz volteó la cara when she heard his voice she turned her head o/or she turned to look at him
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (voltearse)(América Latina excepto Cono Sur/Latin America except Southern Cone)
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.