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2 Translation results for ate in Spanish

verb | verbo

eat verb

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ate, has eaten, is eating, eats
comer; consumir, gastar, devorar; corroer

Example sentences of
eat verb

  • They like to eat lunch at home.
  • I ate a big breakfast so I'm not very hungry.
  • You'll feel better if you eat something.

Synonyms of
eat verb

¿Sabías esto?
  • Tenga en cuenta que la forma en el pasado es ate.
¿Cuál se usa, eatable o edible?
  • Algo que puede ser comido se describe como edible o eatable.
    Edible se usa más frecuentemente y se refiere a algo que puede ser comido sin peligro (por ejemplo edible mushroom al contrario que poisonous mushroom).
    Eatable se refiere a algo que puede ser comido pero no es necesariamente sabroso (por ejemplo I was looking in my bag for something eatable).
    Algo que no se puede comer es inedible.
¿Sabías esto?
  • Si tu eat something up significa que lo comes completamente sin dejar leftovers (restos). Por ejemplo: - "Could I have a slice of the cake?" -"No, sorry. We've eaten it up at the birthday party". Otro ejemplo: Eat up all the fruits, you need the vitamins.
    Eat up también se usa metafóricamente para significar aceptación de halagos o cumplidos sin duda, o creer en buenas noticias sin cuestionarlas. Por ejemplo: Many times, actors will eat up good publicity and start to believe that they have no flaws at all.

atar verbo

to tie, to tie up, to tie down

Reverse translation for ate

comer  - to eat, to consume, to eat up, to eat into, to have a meal 
consumir  - to consume 
gastar  - to spend, to consume, to use up, to squander, to waste, to wear 
devorar  - to devour, to consume 
corroer  - to corrode, to erode, to wear away 
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