Translation of brainwave in Spanish:
- [colloquial]idea (feminine) genial or brillanteI had a brainwave
lamparazo (masculine) (Colombia) [colloquial]tuve una idea genial or brillante
tuve un lamparazo (Colombia) [colloquial]
se me prendió el foco (Mexico) or (River Plate area) la lamparita or (Chile) la ampolleta [colloquial]Example sentences
- I was fingering my car keys, wondering if my perverse appetite would last all the way to Tesco's and back, when I had a sudden brainwave.
- Anyway, as she went on and got more and more into it, I had a sudden brainwave.
- Those words hit Rick like stones, a brainwave and an idea quickly ensued.
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