Die Übersetzung von "shrink" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ʃrɪŋk/ us /ʃrɪŋk/ past tense shrank, past participle shrunk

to become smaller, or to make something smaller

encoger(se), reducir(se)
My shirt shrank in the wash.

(Die Übersetzung von "shrink" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ʃriŋk/ (past tense shrank /ʃrӕŋk/, past participle shrunk /ʃraŋk/)

to (cause material, clothes etc to) become smaller

My jersey shrank in the wash
Do they shrink the material before they make it up into clothes?

to move back in fear, disgust etc (from)

retroceder, echarse atrás
She shrank (back) from the man.

to wish to avoid something unpleasant

I shrank from telling him the terrible news.
shrinkage /-kidʒ/ noun

the act of shrinking, or the amount by which something shrinks.

shrunken /ˈʃraŋk(ən)/ adjective

having been made or become smaller.


(Die Übersetzung von "shrink" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)