Translation of take in in Spanish:
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1(give home to) (orphan)(lodger)1.2 (do) See examples: she takes in washing1.3es lavanderalava para afuera (Southern Cone)(grasp, register) (impressions/information)she explained it so fast I couldn't take it all inhe looked around taking in every detaillo explicó tan rápido que no lo pude asimilar todohe didn't take in what was happeningmiró a su alrededor captando todos los detalles or sin perderse ni un detalle1.4no se dio cuenta de lo que estaba pasando(make narrower) (dress/waist)1.5meterle or tomarle a(insert) (corrections/amendments)
- 2verb + object + adverb(deceive)I'm not taken in by itmany people were taken in by his apparent sinceritya mí no me engañasu aparente sinceridad engañó a muchos
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