Translation of "prime" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /praim/

to prepare (something) by putting something into or on it

He primed (=put gunpowder into) his gun
You must prime (=treat with primer) the wood before you paint it.
primer noun

a book that gives basic information about a subject

texto elemental
She wrote a useful primer on French history.

a substance put on a surface to prime it before painting.

capa preparatoria, imprimación

(Translation of “prime” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)