There are 2 main translations of sobre in English:

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sobre 1

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 [argot] (cama) See examples: el sobre
    irse al sobre
    to hit the sack o the hay
Example sentences
  • Los jugadores recibirán seis sobres para la construcción de una baraja de cuarenta cartas.
  • El plazo para la presentación de los sobres técnico y económico vence el 27 de este mes.
  • En el proceso se abrieron los sobres correspondientes a cuatro ofertas.

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There are 2 main translations of sobre in English:

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sobre 2


  • 2 (en relaciones de jerarquía) See examples: sobre estos representantes tenemos al jefe de zona
    above these representatives we have the area head
    su victoria sobre el equipo local
    their victory over the local team
    amar a Dios sobre todas las cosas
    love God above all else
  • 6sobre todo
    above all
    tuvo mucho éxito, sobre todo entre la juventud
    it was very successful, above all o particularly o especially among young people
    aumentan las presiones políticas, sociales y, sobre todo, económicas
    the political, social and, above all, economic pressures are growing

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