There are 2 translations of apostar in English:

apostar1

vt

vi

  • 2 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] (por una opción)apostar por algo ha apostado por una solución negociada he has committed himself to a negotiated settlement los delegados apostaron decididamente por la renovación del partido the delegates pledged their firm commitment to the modernization of the party diseños que apuestan por la comodidad designs with an emphasis on comfort los diseñadores que apuestan por una línea romántica the designers who are going for the romantic look

apostarse v pron

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orbit …
Cultural fact of the day

The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.

There are 2 translations of apostar in English:

apostar2

vt

apostarse v pron

  • (colocarse) [policía/soldado] to position oneself, take up position con dos policías apostados a la salida with two policemen positioned at the exit
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Word of the day órbita
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orbit …
Cultural fact of the day

The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.