Übersetzung von “spring” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /sprɪŋ/ us /sprɪŋ/

A2 the season of the year between winter and summer, when the weather becomes warmer and plants start to grow again


a piece of metal that curves round and round

bed springs

a place where water comes out of the ground

fuente, manantial
hot springs
verb uk /sprɪŋ/ us /sprɪŋ/ past tense sprang, past participle sprung

to jump or move somewhere suddenly

The cat sprang onto the sofa.

(Übersetzung von “spring” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /spriŋ/ (past tense sprang /spraŋ/, past participle sprung /spraŋ/)

to jump, leap or move swiftly (usually upwards)

She sprang into the boat.

to arise or result from

His bravery springs from his love of adventure.

to (cause a trap to) close violently

cerrar violentamente
The trap must have sprung when the hare stepped in it.
springy adjective (comparative springier, superlative springiest)

able to spring back into its former shape

The grass is very springy.

having spring

These floorboards are springy.
springiness noun

sprung /sprŋa/ adjective

having springs

de muelles
a sprung mattress.
springboard noun

a springy type of diving board.


a board on which gymnasts jump before vaulting.

spring cleaning noun

thorough cleaning of a house etc, especially in spring

limpieza general
This place is in need of some spring cleaning.
spring onion noun

(British ) a type of onion that has a small white round part and a long green stem; green onion (American ), scallion (American)

Cebolla Tierna
Slice the spring onion finely.
springtime noun

the season of spring.

spring up phrasal verb

to develop or appear suddenly

surgir, brotar
New buildings are springing up everywhere.

(Übersetzung von “spring” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)