Translation of calor in English:

calor

heat, n.

Definition of heat ( US English | UK English )

Other words for heat

masculine noun

  • 1

    Physics
    heat
  • 2

    • 2.1Meteorology

      heat
      con este calor no dan ganas de trabajar you don't feel like working in this heat
      • hoy hace calor it's hot today
      • hacía un calor agobiante the heat was stifling / suffocating
      • hace un calorcillo agradable it's pleasantly warm

    • 2.2(sensación)

      ¿tienes calor? are you hot?
      • en el viaje pasamos un calor horrible it was terribly / unbearably hot on the journey
      • me estoy asando de calor I'm baking
      • tómate esta sopa para entrar en calor drink this soup, it'll warm you up / drink this soup to warm yourself up
      • me puse a saltar para entrar en calor I started jumping up and down to get warm
      • esta chaqueta me da mucho calor I feel very hot in this jacket
      • al calor del fuego/de la lumbre by the fireside

  • 3

    (afecto)
    warmth
    un hogar falto de calor a home lacking in warmth and affection
  • 4

    • 4.1River Plate informal (vergüenza, apuro)

      me da calor ir a pedirle plata I'm embarrassed to go and ask him for money

    • 4.2calores masculine pluralRiver Plate informal (de la menopausia)

      hot flashes US
      hot flushes British