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set up / establecerse en un negocio
 
set up   set
A. -intransitive verb + adverb
·to set up in business
·establecerse en un negocio
·to set up (in business) as a baker
·establecerse de panadero
B. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (=place in position)
[+chairs, tables etcetera]   disponer,   colocar
[+statue, monument]   levantar,   erigir
[+fence]   construir,   poner
·to set up camp
·acampar
2. (=start)
[+school, business, company]   establecer,   fundar
[+committee]   poner en marcha
[+inquiry]   constituir
[+fund]   crear
[+government]   establecer,   instaurar
[+record]   establecer
[+precedent]   sentar
[+infection]   causar,   producir
·to set up house
·establecerse,   poner casa
·to set up shop
(commerce)   poner (un) negocio
·to set somebody up in business
·poner un negocio a somebody, someone,   establecer a somebody, someone
·he set her up in a flat
la instaló en un piso or Latin America departamento
·now he'noun set up for life
·ahora tiene el porvenir asegurado
3. (=pose)
·to set o.noun. up as something
·presumir de algo,   hacérselas de algo
4. *
(=frame)   tender una trampa a
5. *
(=lure into a trap)   engañar,   llevar al huerto a *
6. *
(=fix, rig)
[+fight]   amañar,   apañar
7. (=equip)   equipar,   proveer   (with   de)
·to be well set up for
·estar bien provisto de,   tener buena provisiónoun de
8. (typography)   componer
9. (=raise)
[+cry]   levantar,   lanzar,   dar
[+protest]   levantar,   formular
 
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