There are 2 main translations of spill in Spanish

: spill1spill2

spill1

derramar, v.

Pronunciation /spɪl//spɪl/

transitive verb

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    (liquid) derramar
    (liquid) verter
    (liquid) (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
    • Hey, remember, when we went into Granny's study and accidentally spilt her ink all over the carpet?
    • She nearly spilled the water in his lap as she thrust the two objects at him.
    • John nearly spilled his water trying to set the glass down to take a better look at the picture.
    • A bottle of chemical fertilizer had been knocked askew, spilling the liquid in a pool on the concrete floor.
    • I place the mugs on a small wooden tray and carry it out to the divan, trying not to spill the hot liquid.
    • One weekend she had come in with his water and had spilled his coffee.
    • It seemed to work, because his head jerked upward and he spilt some water on the ground.
    • 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.
    • I took a drink but she wasn't as careful as she thought and spilled some water down my chest.
    • Shara's hand shook as she picked up a cup of coffee, spilling the now-cold liquid on the article she had just concluded.
    • John spills water on a photo slide he is examining, the red color appearing as spilled blood.
    • And he did so without spilling a single drop of champagne on his silver tray.
    • Casey slid the beer in front of him, careful not to spill a drop.
    • First she spilt the oil, then she broke a container, and finally, she spurted food coloring all over our bags.
    • He doesn't mind all of the ink being spilt on him but don't try and get him to read the stuff.
    • He yanked the glass to his face, spilling the water over the front of him.
    • I move to the far side of the porch and almost fall trying pull myself up onto the railing, spilling my drink.
    • He picks it up and passes it to her being careful not to spill a drop.
    • She swallowed the pills down, but nearly spilled the water when she set it down on the table.

intransitive verb

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    (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
    • Hot liquid spilled over the top of the baking pan and on her hand.
    • Her hand shook the glass and water spilled onto the tablecloth.
    • The door to the warehouse was flung open and light spilled over Stephanie's face.
    • As the freezing water spilled over her she could feel the goosebumps rise on her skin.
    • Crocodile tears spilled over onto Millicent's cheeks and she stood with downcast eyes.
    • The tears spilled over my eyelids and flowed down my face.
    • Tears spilled over those beautiful cheeks as she started sniffling.
    • The tears spilled over and started to run down her cheeks.
    • A choked sob caught in her throat, and she brought a hand up to her mouth as her eyes filled with tears that spilled over onto her reddened cheeks.
    • Antonio pressed further and the red liquid spilled onto her shirt.
    • Then she stepped forward, and hugged him while the tears spilled over.
    • She held his gaze until the tears spilled over onto her cheeks.
    • The putrid liquid spilled over the ground beneath the table, leaving the stench to rise up through the cracks.
    • The blood droplets spilled onto the floor, marking my drunken journey.
    • Sophie sustained first, second and third degree burns when a bowl of boiling water spilled over her torso and legs.
    • His arms lay limp across his bed as his contained tears spilled over the pillow.
    • The test tube broke, and a flush of liquid spilled over onto Marsha.
    • A little bit of water had spilled onto the tile floor around the tub.
    • As he did so light spilled over her lovely face suddenly and he was dumbstruck.
    • Someone dropped his glass of wine and the red liquid spilt across the marble floor.

noun

  • 1informal

    (fall)
    caída feminine
    to take a spill caerse
  • 2


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
    • 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.