There are 2 main translations of pine in Spanish:

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pine 1

American English: /paɪn/
British English: /pʌɪn/

noun

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There are 2 main translations of pine in Spanish:

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pine 2

intransitive verb

  • estar triste
    to pine for something
    suspirar por algo
    she was pining to see her family
    suspiraba por ver a su familia
    anhelaba ver a su familia
    the dog was pining for its master
    el perro echaba muchísimo de menos a su amo
    Example sentences
    • Once this happens, our bodies will no longer crave toxins and my pining for chicken popcorn will fade.
    • The first semester was okay, but after Christmas I started to pine for home, wishing I was closer, that I could just be there.
    • His children, who are pining for their father, are being cared for by relatives and told that their father is away working hard to raise case to take them to Disneyland Paris.

Phrasal verbs

pine away

verb + adverb
he pined away in exile
languidecía or se consumía de añoranza en el exilio
he had been pining away ever since she left
desde que se fue lloraba su ausencia desconsoladamente

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.