Translation of "rot" - English-Spanish dictionary

rot

verb uk /rɒt/ /rɒt/ (present participle rotting, past tense and past participle rotted)

to become bad and soft because of being dead or old

pudrir(se), descomponer(se)
The fruit had been left to rot on the trees.
Sugar rots your teeth.

(Translation of “rot” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

rot

verb /rot/ (past tense, past participle rotted)

to make or become bad or decayed

pudrir, corromper, descomponer
The fruit is rotting on the ground
Water rots wood.
rotten adjective

(of meat, fruit etc) having gone bad; decayed

podrido
rotten vegetables.

bad; mean

malo, vil
What rotten luck!
It was a rotten thing to do.
rottenness noun

podredumbre, putrefacción
rotter noun

(British, informal, old-fashioned) a mean, bad person

canalla, sinvergüenza
an absolute rotter.

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