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introduce / presentar
 
introduce   [ˌɪntrəˈdju:s]   -transitive verb
1. (=present, make acquainted)   presentar
·to introduce somebody to somebody
·presentar a somebody, someone a somebody, someone
·may I introduce ...?
·permítame presentarle a ...,   le presento a ...
·I don't think we've been introduced
·creo que no nos han presentado
·to introduce somebody to something
·hacer conocer algo a somebody, someone,   iniciar a somebody, someone en algo
·I was introduced to chess at eight
·empecé a jugar al ajedrez a los ocho años
·I was introduced to Milton too young
·me hicieron leer a Milton demasiado temprano
2. (=bring in)
[+reform]   introducir   (politics)
[+bill]   presentar   (television, radio)
[+programme]   presentar
[+product, new fashion]   lanzar
[+subject into conversation, idea]   introducir
·be careful how you introduce the subject
·ten cuidado a la hora de abordar el tema
·it was you who introduced the subject, not me
·fuiste el que sacaste el tema, no yo
3. (=insert)   introducir
·the tube is introduced into the throat
·el tubo se introduce por la garganta
·I was introduced into a dark room
·me hicieron entrar en un cuarto oscuro
4. (=write introduction for)
[+book]   prologar
 
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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