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move up

Translation of move up in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb 1.1 (progress) See examples: they've moved up in the world
    han prosperado mucho
    this song has moved up five places
    esta canción ha subido cinco puestos
    I moved up into third gear (British English)
    cambié a tercera
    1.2 (rise)
  • 2verb + object + adverb
    they moved him up a class
    lo pusieron en la clase inmediatamente superior
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