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move in

Translation of move in in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (set up home) mudarse, cambiarse ([ a una casa, local etc ]) we moved in last week nos mudamos or nos cambiamos la semana pasada to move in with sb irse* a vivir con algn 1.2 (draw closer) acercarse* 1.3 (go into action) [police] intervenir* the referee moved in to separate the boxers el árbitro intervino para separar a los boxeadores they moved in at dawn [Military/Militar] atacaron al amanecer
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento 2.1 (put in place) [furniture] colocar*, instalar; [tenant] (British English/inglés británico) alojar 2.2 (transport) transportar 2.3 (put on duty) [troops] trasladar
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