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situar

Translation of situar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (situarse)

  • 1 1.1 (colocarse, ubicarse) con esta victoria Chicago se sitúa en primer lugar with this victory Chicago moves into first place, this victory puts Chicago in first place ha logrado situarse entre los cinco mejores del mundo she has succeeded in establishing a position for herself among the world's top five 1.2 (socialmente) se ha situado muy bien he has done very well for himself
  • 2 [formal] (cifrarse) la tasa de desempleo se sitúa en un 22% unemployment stands at 22% el precio podría llegar a situarse en 20 dólares the price could reach 20 dollars

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