Translation of traspasar in English:
- 1 1.1(líquido)la bala le traspasó el pulmónsoak throughlo traspasó con la espadathe bullet pierced his lungla salsa traspasó el mantelhe ran him through (with his sword)unos pitidos que traspasan el oídothe sauce soaked through the tableclothla pena le traspasó el corazónear-piercing whistles1.2 (sobrepasar) su fama ha traspasado las fronteras de nuestro paíshis heart was pierced with sorrow[literario]he was utterly grief-strickenesto traspasa los límites de lo verosímilhis fame has spread beyond our bordersthis goes beyond the bounds of credibility
- 2 2.1 (bar/farmacia) (vender) se traspasa local2.2to let o for rent(negocio)le traspasó el negocio a su hijohe transferred the business to his sonhe made the business over to his son
- Un costo que, obviamente, es traspasado a los consumidores.
- La etapa de control será la última que se traspase a los municipios por su complejidad.
- A través de estas redes sociales se está llegando a traspasar fronteras.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.