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American English: /ˈlɪkwɪd/
British English: /ˈlɪkwɪd/

Translation of liquid in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable and countable (Physics)
    Example sentences
    • Drink plenty of liquids, such as water, juice or tea.
    • First, you should always drink plenty of liquids (water is the best).
    • The common glycols are colorless liquids with specific gravities greater than that of water.
  • 2 countable (Linguistics)
    líquida (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Indeed, the poems themselves employ a vocabulary of linguistics: plosive, liquids, vocables, vowels, consonants.


  • 1
    liquid diet we had a liquid lunch [humorous]
    en vez de comer nos tomamos unas copas
    Example sentences
    • Gazpachos can thus range in consistency from very liquid to almost solid.
    • Most strippers have either a semi-paste or a thin liquid consistency, the premium agent of which is methylene chloride.
    • Allow the chocolate to melt over the hot water and stir it occasionally until it has achieved a liquid consistency.
    Example sentences
    • There are a variety of less-polluting oil and gas fuels, including liquid petroleum gas, liquefied natural gas and compressed natural gas.
    • Frozen leaves were ground to a powder in a mortar with a pestle in the presence of liquid nitrogen in a cold room.
    • Therefore liquid hydrogen tanks would need to be much larger and at the same time stronger and insulated in order to hold the extremely cold liquid hydrogen.
  • 2 (Finance) liquid assets
    activo (masculine) líquido or disponible or realizable
    Example sentences
    • All are short-term, highly liquid assets that can easily be converted into cash and used as currency.
    • Ten percent of it must be in the form of Singapore government securities, with the rest in the form of cash or other liquid assets.
    • The best asset plays are those that hold large chunks of cash, liquid investments and property - items that are readily re-usable or re-saleable.
  • 3 (limpid) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • This lake, though looking as liquid as water, was not clear, but black.
    • My truth is warm liquid dark eyes and truly good people.
    • My attention shifted to Jason, who was currently looking straight at his cousin, his dark eyes pensive, liquid pools of thought.
  • 4 (Linguistics)
    Example sentences
    • Pure liquid trills of a Bulbul coming from some nearby tree bought a smile of delight to his lips.
    • From the clipped liquid sounds it spoke I'd guess it had gotten little more than half the sounds I'd spoken.
    • The gentle liquid sound of the pool was louder when the wind came.
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