There are 2 main translations of spill in Spanish

: spill1spill2

spill1

derramar, v.

Pronunciation: /spɪl//spɪl/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (liquid) derramar
    (liquid) verter
    (knock over) volcar
    she carried the tea upstairs without spilling a drop subió el té sin derramar / verter una gota
    • don't spill tea over the tablecloth no derrames té sobre el mantel
    • to spill blood derramar sangre
    • I place the mugs on a small wooden tray and carry it out to the divan, trying not to spill the hot liquid.
    • First she spilt the oil, then she broke a container, and finally, she spurted food coloring all over our bags.
    • Casey slid the beer in front of him, careful not to spill a drop.
    • One weekend she had come in with his water and had spilled his coffee.
    • He yanked the glass to his face, spilling the water over the front of him.
    • And he did so without spilling a single drop of champagne on his silver tray.
    • John spills water on a photo slide he is examining, the red color appearing as spilled blood.
    • Hey, remember, when we went into Granny's study and accidentally spilt her ink all over the carpet?
    • He doesn't mind all of the ink being spilt on him but don't try and get him to read the stuff.
    • She nearly spilled the water in his lap as she thrust the two objects at him.
    • I move to the far side of the porch and almost fall trying pull myself up onto the railing, spilling my drink.
    • John nearly spilled his water trying to set the glass down to take a better look at the picture.
    • He picks it up and passes it to her being careful not to spill a drop.
    • I fell asleep soon enough and of course spilled my soda all over the carpet.
    • I spilled the water on the chair and glared furiously at Will in response.
    • She swallowed the pills down, but nearly spilled the water when she set it down on the table.
    • A bottle of chemical fertilizer had been knocked askew, spilling the liquid in a pool on the concrete floor.
    • It seemed to work, because his head jerked upward and he spilt some water on the ground.
    • Shara's hand shook as she picked up a cup of coffee, spilling the now-cold liquid on the article she had just concluded.
    • I took a drink but she wasn't as careful as she thought and spilled some water down my chest.
    • In front of us stood a low oaken table on which there was more mead and wine, and, appropriately for the room, a collection of long clay pipes, loose tobacco and spills.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (liquid) derramarse
    the coins spilled onto the floor las monedas cayeron al suelo
    • people spilled (out) into the streets la gente se volcó / se echó a las calles

noun

  • 1informal

    (fall)
    caída feminine
    to take a spill sufrir una caída
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There are 2 main translations of spill in Spanish

: spill1spill2

spill2

astilla, n.

Pronunciation: /spɪl//spɪl/

noun

  • 1

    (for lighting fires)
    (of wood) astilla feminine
    (of paper) papel enrollado masculine