Traducción de "swallow" - Diccionario Inglés-Polaco

swallow

verb uk /ˈswɒləʊ/ us
FOOD OR DRINK [ T ]

B2 to move your throat in order to make food or drink go down

połykać, łykać
The snake swallowed the bird whole.
THROAT [ I ]

to make a movement with your throat as if you are eating, sometimes because you are nervous

przełykać
Claire swallowed hard, opened the door and stepped inside.
ACCEPT [ T ]

to accept something unpleasant

przełknąć
They found the final decision hard to swallow.
BELIEVE [ T ] informal

to believe something, usually something that is not true

łyknąć
I told him we were journalists and he seemed to swallow it.
→ See also swallow your pride

(Traducción de "swallow verb" del Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)