Übersetzung von “stem” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /stem/ us /stem/

the long, thin part of a plant that the leaves and flowers grow on


the vertical part of a glass or similar container which supports the part into which you put liquid

Champagne glasses usually have long stems.
verb uk /stem/ us /stem/ present participle stemming, past tense and past participle stemmed

to stop something unwanted from spreading or increasing

contener, poner freno a
These measures are designed to stem the rise of violent crime.

to stop the flow of a liquid such as blood

contener, parar
She tied a handkerchief around the wound to stem the flow of blood.

Phrasal Verb(s)

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


noun /stem/

the part of a plant that grows upward from the root, or the part from which a leaf, flower or fruit grows; a stalk

Poppies have long, hairy, twisting stems.

the narrow part of various objects, eg of a wine-glass between the bowl and the base

the stem of a wine-glass / of a tobacco-pipe.

the upright piece of wood or metal at the bow of a ship

proa a popa
As the ship struck the rock, she shook from stem to stern.
-stemmed suffix

una planta de tallo grueso
a thick-stemmed plant
He smoked a short-stemmed pipe.

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