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a todo vapor

  • 1 a todo vapor

    at full steam, at great speed
    * * *
    = full steam ahead, full-tilt, at full tilt, full-throttle, at full throttle, at top speed, at full blast, at full speed, at full stretch
    Ex. The article ' Full steam ahead' describes the implementation of optical disc based imaging system at the photographic library of the National Railway Museum in York.
    Ex. Do not march off full-tilt in front of the readers.
    Ex. Their regular tasks keep them working at full tilt at all times.
    Ex. As we enter full-throttle into the Information Age, the mere mention of 'the information highway' conjures up a predictable set of high-tech images.
    Ex. For the past three it has been operating at full throttle.
    Ex. Loosing control at top speed on a highway full of cars, these guys where lucky they recovered without hitting any cars.
    Ex. With every air-conditioner running at full blast, the city's creaky infrastructure is often stretched beyond the breaking point.
    Ex. A train cruising at full speed hit an excavator that had backed up onto the track.
    Ex. Gloucestershire has been badly affected by heavy rain, with the fire and rescue service working at full stretch.
    * * *
    = full steam ahead, full-tilt, at full tilt, full-throttle, at full throttle, at top speed, at full blast, at full speed, at full stretch

    Ex: The article ' Full steam ahead' describes the implementation of optical disc based imaging system at the photographic library of the National Railway Museum in York.

    Ex: Do not march off full-tilt in front of the readers.
    Ex: Their regular tasks keep them working at full tilt at all times.
    Ex: As we enter full-throttle into the Information Age, the mere mention of 'the information highway' conjures up a predictable set of high-tech images.
    Ex: For the past three it has been operating at full throttle.
    Ex: Loosing control at top speed on a highway full of cars, these guys where lucky they recovered without hitting any cars.
    Ex: With every air-conditioner running at full blast, the city's creaky infrastructure is often stretched beyond the breaking point.
    Ex: A train cruising at full speed hit an excavator that had backed up onto the track.
    Ex: Gloucestershire has been badly affected by heavy rain, with the fire and rescue service working at full stretch.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a todo vapor

  • 2 a todo vapor

    • at full blast
    • at full steam
    • full blast
    • full speed
    • full steam ahead
    • in full
    • in full bloom
    • under full steam

    Diccionario Técnico Español-Inglés > a todo vapor

  • 3 avanzar a todo vapor

    (v.) = steam ahead, go + full steam ahead
    Ex. Capitalism in the US & GB is steaming ahead at a rapid pace relatively unthreatened by other economies of the world.
    Ex. They are part of those who want to see the war on drugs go full steam ahead, regardless of the consequences to non-violent offenders.
    * * *
    (v.) = steam ahead, go + full steam ahead

    Ex: Capitalism in the US & GB is steaming ahead at a rapid pace relatively unthreatened by other economies of the world.

    Ex: They are part of those who want to see the war on drugs go full steam ahead, regardless of the consequences to non-violent offenders.

    Spanish-English dictionary > avanzar a todo vapor

  • 4 vapor

    m.
    1 vapor.
    vapor de agua (physics & chemistry) water vapor
    barco de vapor steamer, steamship
    máquina de vapor steam engine
    2 steamship, liner, steamer, steamboat.
    * * *
    1 (gas) vapour (US vapor), steam
    2 (barco) steamship, steamer
    \
    a todo vapor at full steam, at great speed
    al vapor COCINA steamed
    vapor de agua water vapour (US vapor)
    * * *
    noun m.
    vapor, steam
    * * *
    SM
    1) (gen) vapour, vapor (EEUU)
    (Téc) [de agua] steam; [de gas] fumes [pl] ; (Meteo) mist, haze

    a todo vapor — (lit, fig) at full steam

    de vaporsteam [antes de s]

    echar vapor — to give off steam, steam

    2) (Náut) steamship, steamer

    vapor de paletas, vapor de ruedas — paddle steamer

    3) (Med) vertigo, giddiness
    4) pl vapores
    (=accesos histéricos) vapours, vapors (EEUU)
    * * *
    a) (Fís, Quím) vapor*, steam

    a todo vaporat full tilt o steam

    b) (Coc)
    c) (Náut) steamer, steamship
    * * *
    = steam, vapour [vapor, -USA].
    Ex. The other method was to increase the effective size of the press by using a cylindrical platen, powered either by hand or by steam.
    Ex. Exposures to high concentrations of vapours of mothballs by humans, especially young children, can also result in toxicity.
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    * al vapor = steamed.
    * a todo vapor = full-tilt, at full tilt, full-throttle, at full throttle, at top speed, at full blast, at full speed, at full stretch.
    * avanzar a todo vapor = steam ahead, go + full steam ahead.
    * a vapor = steam-powered.
    * baño de vapor = steam bath.
    * barco a vapor = steamboat.
    * barco de vapor = steamboat.
    * barco de vapor con paletas = paddle-steamer.
    * caldera de vapor = steam boiler.
    * calentado al vapor = steam-heated.
    * calentado mediante vapor = steam-heated.
    * cámara de vapor = steam chamber.
    * cocer al vapor = steam.
    * cocinado al vapor = steamed.
    * cocinar al vapor = steam.
    * impulsado por vapor = steam-powered.
    * liberar vapor = blow off + steam, let off + steam.
    * máquina de vapor = steam engine.
    * que funciona con vapor = steam-powered.
    * soltar vapor = blow off + steam, let off + steam.
    * tren a vapor = steam train.
    * tren de vapor = steam train.
    * turbina a vapor = steam turbine.
    * vapor de agua = water vapour.
    * * *
    a) (Fís, Quím) vapor*, steam

    a todo vaporat full tilt o steam

    b) (Coc)
    c) (Náut) steamer, steamship
    * * *
    = steam, vapour [vapor, -USA].

    Ex: The other method was to increase the effective size of the press by using a cylindrical platen, powered either by hand or by steam.

    Ex: Exposures to high concentrations of vapours of mothballs by humans, especially young children, can also result in toxicity.
    * al vapor = steamed.
    * a todo vapor = full-tilt, at full tilt, full-throttle, at full throttle, at top speed, at full blast, at full speed, at full stretch.
    * avanzar a todo vapor = steam ahead, go + full steam ahead.
    * a vapor = steam-powered.
    * baño de vapor = steam bath.
    * barco a vapor = steamboat.
    * barco de vapor = steamboat.
    * barco de vapor con paletas = paddle-steamer.
    * caldera de vapor = steam boiler.
    * calentado al vapor = steam-heated.
    * calentado mediante vapor = steam-heated.
    * cámara de vapor = steam chamber.
    * cocer al vapor = steam.
    * cocinado al vapor = steamed.
    * cocinar al vapor = steam.
    * impulsado por vapor = steam-powered.
    * liberar vapor = blow off + steam, let off + steam.
    * máquina de vapor = steam engine.
    * que funciona con vapor = steam-powered.
    * soltar vapor = blow off + steam, let off + steam.
    * tren a vapor = steam train.
    * tren de vapor = steam train.
    * turbina a vapor = steam turbine.
    * vapor de agua = water vapour.

    * * *
    A ( Fís, Quím) vapor*, steam
    a todo vapor at full tilt o steam o speed
    Compuesto:
    water vapor*
    B ( Coc):
    al vapor steamed
    mejillones al vapor steamed mussels
    C ( Náut) steamer, steamship
    * * *

     

    vapor sustantivo masculino
    a) (Fís, Quím) vapor( conjugate vapor), steam

    b) (Coc):


    c) (Náut) steamer, steamship

    vapor sustantivo masculino
    1 steam, vapour, US vapor
    plancha de vapor, steam iron
    vapor de agua, water vapour o vapor
    2 barco de vapor, steamship, steamboat, steamer
    ♦ Locuciones: Culin al vapor, steamed
    ' vapor' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    caballo
    - chorro
    - empañar
    - humo
    - vaho
    - barco
    - despedir
    - escaldar
    - quemar
    - soltar
    English:
    demise
    - drive
    - horsepower
    - mist
    - paddle steamer
    - steam
    - steam engine
    - steamboat
    - steamer
    - steamy
    - vapor
    - vapour
    - condensation
    - emit
    - past
    * * *
    vapor nm
    1. [de agua] steam;
    al vapor steamed;
    verduras (cocidas) al vapor steamed vegetables;
    barco de vapor steamer, steamship;
    máquina de vapor steam engine
    vapor de agua water vapour
    2. [emanación] vapour;
    los vapores de gases nocivos/de productos volátiles the vapours of noxious gases/volatile products
    3. [barco] steamer, steamship
    * * *
    m vapor, Br
    vapour; de agua steam;
    * * *
    vapor nm
    1) : vapor, steam
    2) : steamer, steamship
    3)
    al vapor : steamed
    * * *
    vapor n steam

    Spanish-English dictionary > vapor

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