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turn on / encenderse
turn on   turn
A. -intransitive verb + adverb
1. [appliance]   encenderse,   prender Latin America
2. (television, radio)
[viewer, listener]   encender or Latin America prender el receptor
B. -transitive verb + adverb
1. [+appliance, electricity]   encender,   prender Latin America
[+tap]   abrir
[+light]   encender
[+central heating]   encender
·to leave the radio turned on
·dejar la radio encendida
·to turn on the charm
(figurative)   desplegar todos sus encantos
2. *
(=excite)   interesar,   despertar   (sexually)   excitar
·he doesn't turn me on
no me chifla *
·whatever turns you on
·lo que te guste,   lo que quieras
C. -intransitive verb + preposition
·to turn on somebody
·volverse contra somebody, someone
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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