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Translation of pack up in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (assemble belongings) liar* el petate, hacer* su itacate (Mexico/México) 1.2 (stop) [colloquial/familiar] let's pack up for the day dejémoslo por hoy 1.3 (break down) [colloquial/familiar] [motor/radio] dejar de funcionar, descomponerse* (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , tronarse* (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar] the batteries packed up at the crucial moment se acabaron las pilas en el momento crucial
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento 2.1 [tools] recoger*, guardar pack up your belongings recoge tus bártulos 2.2pack in 1
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