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vestir

Translation of vestir in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

  • 2 2.1 (ser elegante) See examples: no sabe vestir
    he has no dress sense
    el negro viste mucho
    black looks very smart
    que te vean en ese restaurante viste mucho
    that restaurant is the place to be seen
    tener un coche deportivo viste mucho
    having a sports car really gets you noticed
    2.2de vestir
    (traje/pantalón/zapatos)
    quería algo más de vestir
    I wanted something smarter o [familiar] dressier

also: vestirse verbo pronominal (reflexivo)

  • 2 [literario] (campo/árboles) los campos se visten de flores en primavera
    in spring the fields are covered in flowers
    la ciudad se vistió de gala con motivo de la visita
    the city was all decked out for the visit
  • 3 (comprarse la ropa)
    to buy one's clothes
    se visten en Galerías Valencia
    they buy their clothes at Galerías Valencia
    se viste en de la Cruz
    she wears (clothes by) de la Cruz
Example sentences
  • Al centro acudieron padres con bebés y niños que ya visten uniformes escolares.
  • Ellos visten y calzan como usted y como yo, aunque precariamente.
  • Necesitamos reforestar para volver a vestir los cerros con la vegetación que tenia.

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