Translation of set off in Spanish:
- 1verb + adverb (begin journey) when do you set off on your trip?I set off for France¿cuándo sales or te vas de viaje?salí para Francia
- 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2.1 (activate)(bomb/mine)hacer explotar or estallar(alarm)2.2 (start)hacer sonar(speculation)(strike)every time she looked at him, it set her off againthe photographs set us off reminiscingcada vez que lo miraba, empezaba otra vezyou'll set her off on one of her storieslas fotos nos hicieron empezar a rememorar2.3 (enhance)le estás dando pie para que se ponga a contar uno de sus cuentosthe painting was set off by the dark backgrounddarle realce a2.4 (offset) See examples:to set something offel fondo oscuro hacía resaltar el cuadroel fondo oscuro le daba realce al cuadro
againstsomethingthese expenses can be set off against income (for tax reasons)deducir algo dealgo2.5 (separate off) See examples:to set something off (estos gastos se pueden deducir de los ingresosestos gastos son desgravables fromsomething)separar algo ( dealgo)
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