Translation of acid in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈæsəd; ˈæsɪd/


  • 1.1 u and c [Chemistry/Química] ácido (masculine)
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    • It can withstand high temperatures and is resistant to many corrosive substances such as acids and alkalis.
    • Zinc is a fairly active metal that dissolves in both acids and strong alkalis.
    • Copper is a moderately reactive metal that dissolves in most acids and alkalis.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (LSD) [slang/argot] ácido (masculine)
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    • He has used mescaline, cocaine and acid, although he has not indulged in intravenous drugs.
    • He looked around more, seeing many different things that he would never expect: cocaine, meth and acid.
    • That heroin and acid were and are illegal didn't seem to stop him.


  • 1.1 [Chemistry/Química] ácido 1.2 (sour, bitter) [taste] ácido, agrio 1.3 (spiteful) [voice/reply] agrio, mordaz 1.4acid green verde (masculine) amarillento acid yellow amarillo (masculine) verdoso

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