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¿Sabías que...?: "Tatuaje"proviene de una traducción erróneapor parte de unos marineros del Pacífico que quedaron fascinados con los tattoos que vieronen sus viajes.
put in / meter
 
put in   put
A. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (inside box, drawer, room)   meter
·she packed the camera but forgot to put the film in
·cogió la cámera pero se le olvidó (meter) la película
·he put his head in at the window
·metió la cabeza por la ventana
·I'll put some more sugar in
·voy a poner masculineánoun azúcar
2. (=plant)
[+plants]   plantar
[+seeds]   sembrar
3. (to garage, repair shop)
[+car]
·I've put the car in for repairs
·he llevado el coche a que lo reparen
4. (=install)
[+central heating, double glazing]   instalar,   poner
5. (=include)   (in book, speech)   incluir
(=add)   agregar
·why don't you put a few jokes in?
·¿por qué no incluyes algunos chistes?
·did you put in your reasons for wanting to go?
·¿pusiste or incluiste las razones por las que quieres irte?
6. (=interject)   interponer
·"I can't go either," put in James
·--yo tampoco puedo ir --interpuso James
7. (=submit)
[+request]   presentar
a. to put in a [claim] for damages/expenses =   presentar una demanda por daños/gastos
b. to put somebody in [for] an award =   proponer a somebody, someone para un premio
c. to put one'noun [name] in for something =   inscribirse para algo
d. to put in a [plea] of not guilty =   declararse inocente
8. (politics)
[+party, government, candidate]   elegir,   votar a
9. (=devote, expend)
[+time]   dedicar
·she puts in an hour a day at the piano
·le dedica al piano una hora al día
·I've put in a lot of time on it
·le he dedicado mucho tiempo a esto,   he empleado mucho tiempo en esto
·I put in a couple of hours gardening
·dediqué un par de horas a trabajar en el jardínoun,   me pasé un par de horas trabajando en el jardínoun
10. (=work)   trabajar
·can you put in a few hours at the weekend?
·¿puede trabajar unas horas el fin de semana?
·he puts in at least 40 hours a week
·trabaja por lo menos 40 horas a la semana
·you've put in a good day'noun work
·has trabajado bien hoy
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
(nautical)   hacer escala   (at   en)
C. -transitive verb + preposition
put  
 
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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