Translation of with in Spanish:
When the translation con is followed by the pronouns mí, ti, and sí, it combines with them to form conmigo, contigo, and consigo: come with me ven conmigo; take it with you llévalo contigo; he had his dog with him tenía el perro consigo. with often appears as the second element of certain verb structures in English ( come up with, get away with, reckon with, etc). For translations, see the relevant verb entry ( come, get, reckon, etc).
- 1 1.1 (in the company of) she went with him/them/me/youfue con él/con ellos/conmigo/contigowho did you go with?¿con quién fuiste?go with your sisterve con tu hermanaI'm staying with a friend
acompaña a tu hermanaestoy en casa de un amigoI'll be with you in a momentenseguida estoy contigo ( or te atiendo etc. )bring your tools with youven con las herramientasshe had brought it with her
tráete las herramientaslo había traído (consigo)the bad weather is still with usseguimos con mal tiempothe doubt remained with her until she diedmurió con la dudagin with or without ice?¿ginebra con o sin hielo?are you with me? [colloquial]¿entiendes ( or entienden etc. )?
¿me sigues ( or siguen etc. )?Example sentences1.2 (member, employee, client etc of) are you still with Davis Tools?
¿sigues en Davis Tools?I've been banking with them for yearshace años que tengo cuenta en ese bancoExample sentences1.3 (in agreement, supporting) I'm with you on that
- It is accompanied with a golden vest and hair ornament hanging down to the shoulder.
- The tamarind provides a novel change to lemon as an accompaniment with the prawn.
- Stumped for a good red wine capable of accompanying duck served with a bitter cherry sauce?
en eso estoy contigowe're with you all the way, captaincuente con nosotros, capitán
- If he'd still been employed with us we would have suspended him immediately, but he was retired.
- 2 (in descriptions) the shirt is black with white stripesla camisa es negra a or con rayas blancasa little house with a red roofuna casita con un tejado rojothe man with the beard/the walking stick/the red tieel hombre de barba/bastón/corbata rojaa tall woman with long hairuna mujer alta con el pelo largo or de pelo largohe is married, with three childrenestá casado y tiene tres hijosthe one with the green hatla del sombrero verde
la que tiene el sombrero verdeExample sentences
- The Firth of Tay glittered like crumpled silver foil, and the city shone with an inner light.
- The house was fitted with a smoke alarm at the top of the stairs but the battery had run out.
- He was wearing dark trousers and a white shirt with a collar, which he wore unbuttoned.
- 3 3.1 (indicating manner) with tears in his eyescon lágrimas en los ojosthe proposal was greeted with derision/enthusiasm/indifferencela propuesta fue recibida con burlas/entusiasmo/indiferenciait was done with no fussse hizo sin aspavientosExample sentences3.2 (by means of, using) she ate it with her fingers
lo comió con la manowe can fix it with gluelo podemos arreglar con pegamentoExample sentences3.3 (as a result of) I'm green with envy trembling with fright
- She came to his studio with attitude, but cradled his face in her hands to kiss him before she left.
- Large checks, iridescent fabrics and decadent velvet are all worn with attitude.
- It meant that down the years we would collide always with the same pleasure.
temblando de miedothis wine improves with ageeste vino mejora con el tiempowith time the pain grows less acutecon el tiempo el dolor se hace menos intensowith luckcon suerteExample sentences
- He had a seat belt on and we cut it with a knife and tried to pull him out but we couldn't.
- They set to work on the oxhide with the knives and cut it into a single thin strip.
- Quarter the apples, then peel and cut away the core with a small paring knife.
- She just stood there; the look of terror on her face increased and she began to tremble with the fear.
- 4 4.1 (introducing phrases) with three miles to go he's still in the leada tres millas de la meta, sigue en cabezawith him in charge, things are bound to go wrongcon él al mando, las cosas tienen que salir malyou can't go out with no coat onno puedes salir sin abrigo4.2 (despite) with all her experience, she still can't get a jobaún con or a pesar de toda su experiencia, no puede conseguir trabajo
- 5 (where somebody, something is concerned) you can never tell with hercon ella nunca se sabethe trouble with Roy is that …lo que pasa con Roy es que …it's an obsession with heres una obsesión que tieneit's a custom with us to begin the New Year …es costumbre entre nosotros or nosotros acostumbramos empezar el año …what's up with you/him today? [colloquial]¿qué te/le pasa hoy?
- 6 6.1 (in the same direction as) with the tide/flowcon la marea/corrienteto plane the wood with the grainExample sentences6.2 (in accordance with) interest rates vary with the amount invested
los tipos de interés varían según la cantidad invertida
- Our boat drifts with the gentle current for an hour or so before gently motoring over to San Toribo reef.
- 7 (after adv, adv phrase) come on, out with it!¡vamos, suéltalo!away with him!¡llévenselo!down with the dictator!¡abajo el dictador!off with her head!¡que le corten la cabeza!hey, easy with the salt!¡eh, ojo con la sal!as soon as we get home it's into the bath with you!en cuanto lleguemos a casa ¡a la bañera contigo! or tú vas derechito a la bañera
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