See parent entry: → take
Translation of take in in Spanish:
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1(give home to) (orphan)
recoger(lodger)1.2 (do) she takes in washing
alojares lavanderalava para afuera (Southern Cone)1.3 (grasp, register)(impressions/information)she explained it so fast I couldn't take it all in
asimilarlo explicó tan rápido que no lo pude asimilar todohe looked around taking in every detailmiró a su alrededor captando todos los detalles or sin perderse ni un detallehe didn't take in what was happeningno se dio cuenta de lo que estaba pasando1.4 (make narrower)(dress/waist)1.5 (insert)
meterle or tomarle a(corrections/amendments)
- 2verb + object + adverb (deceive) I'm not taken in by ita mí no me engañamany people were taken in by his apparent sinceritysu aparente sinceridad engañó a muchos
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