Translation of someter in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 1.1 (dominar) un puñado de hombres logró someter a todo el país a handful of men managed to subjugate o/or conquer the whole country fue necesario usar la fuerza para someterlo they had to use force to subdue him 1.2 (subordinar) los sometió a su autoridad he forced them to submit to o/or yield to his authority, he imposed his authority on them quieren someter nuestros intereses a los de una multinacional they are trying to subordinate our interests to those of a multinational, they are trying to put the interests of a multinational before ours
- 2 2.1 (a torturas, presiones) to subject lo sometieron a un exhaustivo interrogatorio they subjected him to a thorough interrogation 2.2 (a un tratamiento) fue sometido a una intervención quirúrgica he underwent o/or had surgery, he underwent o/or had an operation, he was operated on 2.3 (a una prueba) to subject someten los productos a pruebas de calidad the products are subjected to o/or undergo quality control tests el avión fue sometido a una minuciosa revisión the aircraft was given a thorough overhaul 2.4 (a una votación) el acuerdo está sometido a la aprobación del Parlamento the agreement is subject to the approval of Parliament el proyecto de ley será sometido a votación the bill will be put to the vote o/or will be voted on la propuesta será sometida a la aprobación de los socios the proposal will be submitted to o presented to o put before the members for approval
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (someterse)
- 1.1 (a una autoridad) no me someteré a la autoridad de este comité I shall not submit to o/or yield to the authority of this committee no te sometas a sus caprichos don't bow to o/or give in to his whims los extranjeros deben someterse a las leyes del país foreigners must comply with the laws of the country 1.2 (a una prueba) tendrá que someterse a un examen médico you will have to undergo o/or have a medical examination
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