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
lava para afuera (Southern Cone)(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
meterle or tomarle a(insert) (corrections/amendments)
- 2verb + object + adverb(deceive)I'm not taken in by it
engañara mí no me engañamany people were taken in by his apparent sinceritysu aparente sinceridad engañó a muchos
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