Traducción de "heat" - Diccionario inglés-español

heat

noun uk /hiːt/ us /hit/

B1 [ no plural ] the quality of being hot or warm

calor
the heat of his body

B1 the temperature of something

temperatura
Cook over a low heat.
the heat

B1 hot weather or hot conditions

el calor
I’d rather stay indoors – I don’t like the heat.

[ no plural ] US UK heating the system that keeps a building warm

calefacción
I’m coldturn up the heat.

a competition, especially a race, that decides who will be in the final event

prueba clasificatoria
verb uk /hiːt/ us /hit/ also heat up

to make something become hot or warm

calentar
I’ll just heat up some soup.

(Traducción de "heat" de Diccionario de Cambridge inglés-español © Cambridge University Press)

heat

noun /hiːt/

the amount of hotness (of something), especially of things which are very hot

calor; temperatura
Test the heat of the water before you bath the baby.

the warmth from something which is hot

calor
The heat from the fire will dry your coat
the effect of heat on metal
the heat of the sun.

the hottest time

el momento de más calor, el momento más caluroso
the heat of the day.

anger or excitement

furia, ira
He didn’t mean to be rude – he just said that in the heat of the moment.

in a sports competition etc, one of two or more contests from which the winners go on to take part in later stages of the competition

eliminatoria
Having won his heat, he is going through to the final.
heated adjective

having been made hot

calentado
a heated swimming-pool.

showing anger, excitement etc

acalorado
a heated argument.
heatedly adverb

acaloradamente
heatedness noun

calor
heater noun

an apparatus which gives out heat in order to warm a room etc , or which heats water etc in a water-tank

calentador
an electric heater.
heating noun

the system of heaters etc which heat a room, building etc

calefacción
We turn the heating off in the summer.
heatwave

a period of very hot weather

ola de calor
The country was in the middle of a heatwave.
in/on heat

(of female animals) in a condition for mating

en celo
When these animals are in heat, they can be dangerously aggressive.
see also hot.

(Traducción de "heat" de PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)