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move up

Translation of move up in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (progress) 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/inglés británico) cambié a tercera 1.2 (rise) [price/shares/index] subir
  • 2verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio [picture/shelf] subir they moved him up a class lo pusieron en la clase inmediatamente superior
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