squirm (verb)

12:32 Apr 14, 2005
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: squirm (verb)
"Just say the word and I begin to yearn and squirm at the same time". The author is talking about prayer and the mixed feelings it produces.
Gabriela De Francesco
Argentina
Local time: 08:30


Summary of answers provided
4 +1retorcerse en señal de vergüenza//no saber dónde ocultar la cara de vergüenza
Oso (X)
4 +1abochornarse
Fuseila


  

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abochornarse


Explanation:
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Fuseila
Local time: 13:30
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
6 hrs
  -> gracias gaby31
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
retorcerse en señal de vergüenza//no saber dónde ocultar la cara de vergüenza


Explanation:
Hola Gabriela,
Otra posibilidad.
Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)

squirm verbo intransitivo
1   retorcerse
2   figurado I squirmed with embarrassment, no sabía dónde meterme de la vergüenza

-- Source: Diccionario Espasa Concise © 2000 Espasa Calpe



Oso (X)
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agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
2 hrs
  -> ¡Una miríada de gracias, Gaby! ¶:^)
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