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untar [untando|untado] {transitive verb}

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1. general
to spread a piece of toast with butter
to spread butter on a piece of toast
to spread the cookies with honey
Señor Mulder, tengo que decir de nuevo que estoy muy sorprendido de que como liberal quiera untar también a este próspero mercado.
And I must say again, Mr Mulder, that I am very surprised that you as a Liberal actually want to smear this flourishing market!
2. "sobornar", colloquial
EN

tar {noun}

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1. general
They concern paragraph 13 on the tar content in rolling tobacco.
Se trata del punto 13 sobre el contenido en alquitrán en el tabaco de liar.
The EU already regulates health warnings and tar yields.
La UE ya regula las advertencias sanitarias y los niveles de alquitrán.
Descriptions such as low tar, mild and light must in future be banned.
Descripciones como bajo contenido de alquitrán, suave y ligero deberán ser prohibidas en el futuro.
tar (also: pitch)
We thought we had warded off the danger, but soon afterwards, the coastline of Galicia was ruined by the tar from an even worse accident than the previous one: the Prestige.
Creíamos que habíamos conjurado el peligro, pero poco después las costas de Galicia se arruinaron con el chapapote procedente de otro accidente aún mayor que el primero, el del buque Prestige.
2. industry
tar (also: pitch)
tar (also: pitch)
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chapopote {m} [Spa.] (alquitrán)
3. colloquial
tar (also: leatherneck, matelot)
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managuá {m} [Chile] [coll.]
4. "sailor", colloquial

Context sentences for "untar" in English

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SpanishEn mi caso, perdí todo el queso que quería traer porque era ¡de untar!
In my case, I lost all the cheese I wanted to bring because it was tartinable!
Spanishuntar con mantequilla