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bring up / subir
bring up   bring   -transitive verb + adverb
1. (=carry)   subir
[person]   hacer subir
2. (=rear)
[+child]   criar,   educar
·a well brought up child
·un niño bien educado
·she was badly brought up
·la criaron de manera poco satisfactoria
·he was brought up to believe that ...
·lo educaron en la creencia de que ...
·where were you brought up?
ironic   ¡cómo se ve que no has ido a colegios de pago!
3. [+subject]   sacar a colaciónoun,   sacar a relucir   (in meeting)   plantar
4. (=vomit)   devolver,   vomitar
5. ·to bring somebody up short
·parar a somebody, someone en seco
6. ·to bring up the rear
(military)   cerrar la marcha
7. ·to bring somebody up in court
(law, legal)   hacer comparecer a somebody, someone ante el magistrado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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