There are 2 translations of sit up in Spanish:

sit up

  • 1v + adv 1.1 (in upright position) [person/patient] incorporarse; [dog] sentarse* sobre las patas traseras they are beginning to sit up and take notice of our warnings están empezando a hacer caso de nuestras advertencias that should make them sit up and take notice eso debería alertarlos 1.2 (with straight back) ponerse* derecho, enderezarse* sit up (straight) ponte derecho, enderézate 1.3 (not go to bed) we sat up till one o'clock talking nos quedamos (levantados) conversando hasta la una she sat up night after night with the sick girl pasó noche tras noche en vela cuidando a la niña enferma don't sit up for me no me esperes levantado
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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of sit up in Spanish:

sit-up

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtʌp/

n

  • (ejercicio (m)) abdominal (m) or (f) (levantando el torso del suelo) to do sit-ups hacer* abdominales

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Word of the day cátedra
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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.