There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

in1

Pronunciation: /ɪn/

prep

  • 1 1.1 (indicating place, location) en in the drawer/kitchen en el cajón/en la cocina in Detroit/Japan en Detroit/en (el) Japón our friends in Detroit nuestros amigos de Detroit he's in a meeting está en una reunión, está reunido I've got something in my eye tengo algo en el ojo who's that in the photo? ¿quién es ese de la foto? in here/there aquí/allí dentro or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) adentro in life/business en la vida/los negocios to go out/lie in the sun salir*/tumbarse al sol in the rain bajo la lluvia you can't go out in this weather no puedes salir con este tiempo he was sitting in the dark/shade estaba sentado en la oscuridad or en lo oscuro/a or en la sombra in the moonlight a la luz de la luna 1.2 (with superlative) de the highest mountain in Italy la montaña más alta de Italia the best restaurant in town el mejor restaurante de la ciudad the worst storm in living memory la peor tormenta que se recuerda
  • 2 (indicating movement) he went in the shop entró en la tienda they jumped in the pool se tiraron a la piscina, se echaron a la alberca (Mexico/México) come in here ven aquí dentro or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) adentro go in there entra ahí
  • 3 3.1 (during) come in the afternoon/morning ven por la tarde/por la mañana, ven en la tarde/en la mañana (Latin America/América Latina) , ven a la tarde or de tarde/a la mañana or de mañana (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) at four o'clock in the morning/afternoon a las cuatro de la mañana/tarde in spring/January/1924 en primavera/enero/1924 never in my life nunca en mi vida I haven't seen her in years hace años que no la veo in old age en la vejez in her old age she became more tolerant de vieja se volvió más tolerante he's in his forties tiene cuarenta y tantos 3.2 (at the end of) dentro de in two months o two months' time dentro de dos meses I'll be back in a minute vuelvo dentro de un minuto or en un minuto she's going in two weeks se va dentro de dos semanas 3.3 (in the space of) en she did it in three hours lo hizo en tres horas
  • 4 4.1 (indicating manner) en in a low voice en voz baja in dollars en dólares in French en francés they sat in a circle se sentaron en un círculo in rows/groups en filas/grupos in twos de dos en dos, de a dos (Latin America/América Latina) to break sth in two partir algo en dos cut it in half córtalo por la mitad they came in their thousands vinieron miles y miles to work in wood trabajar con madera to paint in oils pintar al óleo in bronze/silk de or en bronce/seda write in ink/pencil escriba con tinta/lápiz sonata in A minor sonata en la menor 4.2 (wearing) he turned up in a suit apareció de traje the woman in the yellow hat la mujer del sombrero amarillo she was all in green iba toda de verde I look terrible in this esto me queda horrible are you going in that dress? ¿vas a ir con ese vestido?
  • 5 (indicating circumstances, state) in sickness and in health en la salud y en la enfermedad in danger/a terrible state en peligro/muy mal estado the company is in difficulties/debt la empresa está pasando dificultades/está endeudada to be in a good mood estar* de buen humor they gazed in admiration/disbelief miraban admirados/incrédulos he's in pain está dolorido they live in luxury viven en la opulencia
  • 6 (indicating occupation, membership, participation) en he's in insurance/advertising trabaja en seguros/publicidad I was in the army estuve en el ejército are you in this scene? ¿actúas or sales en esta escena? we're all in this together estamos todos metidos en esto
  • 7 (indicating personal characteristics) it's not in his nature o character to bear a grudge no es de las personas que guardan rencor that's rare in a man of his age eso es poco común en un hombre de su edad it's not in her to be deceitful es incapaz de engañar a la gente I never thought she had it in her to get that far nunca creí que iba a ser capaz de llegar tan lejos
  • 8 (in respect of, as regards) it's 20cm in width mide or tiene 20cm de ancho they are eight in number son ocho low in calories bajo en calorías she's deaf in one ear es sorda de un oído they are very similar in character tienen un carácter muy parecido in itself de por sí which is cheaper? — there's not much in it ¿cuál es más barato? — no hay mucha diferencia what's in it for me? ¿y yo qué gano or saco?
  • 9 (indicating ratio) one in four uno de cada cuatro she's a girl in a million es única, como ella no hay otra
  • 10 10.1 (+ gerund) in so doing, they set a precedent al hacerlo, sentaron precedente 10.2in that (as conjunction/como conjunción) the case is unusual in that … el caso es poco común en el sentido de que or por el hecho de que …

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

in2

adv

in often appears as the second element of certain verb structures in English ( close in, hand in, stand in, etc). For translations, see the relevant verb entry ( close, hand, stand, etc).

  • 1 1.1 (inside) is the cat in? ¿el gato está dentro or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) adentro? in you go! ¡entra! he was in and out in a flash entró y salió como un rayo she's in for theft está en la cárcel por robo
    More example sentences
    • Mr Gilburn, who failed to appear in court, is thought to have moved in with a friend who lives locally.
    • He was in New York for the premiere of Tommy in 1975 and had decided to pop in on his admirer while he was in town.
    • The phone line for the office was put in on time and later today I am hoping to set up my internet connection.
    1.2 (at home, work) is Lisa in? ¿está Lisa? there was nobody in no había nadie Mr Strauch isn't in today hoy no está or no ha venido el señor Strauch Jane's never in before nine Jane nunca llega antes de las nueve
  • 2 2.1 (in position) she had her curlers/teeth in llevaba or tenía los rulos/dientes puestos the clutch has to be fully in hay que meter el embrague hasta el fondo 2.2 (at destination) the train isn't in yet el tren no ha llegado todavía application forms must be in by October 5 las solicitudes deben entregarse antes del 5 de octubre the harvest is already in ya se ha recogido la cosecha
    More example sentences
    • Their first pieces of work would be due in on Wednesday or Thursday of first week.
    • I'm a bit disappointed that my flight out is Friday afternoon, which allowing for time differences gets in at 8pm.
    • Bearing in mind the flight is due in at 11.20 pm, you'll watch its progress on the internet up to 20 minutes before it's due to land.
    2.3 (available, in stock) is the book I ordered in yet? ¿ha llegado ya el libro que encargué? 2.4 (in power) en el poder they're back in están nuevamente en el poder, han vuelto a ganar las elecciones
    More example sentences
    • She had previously enjoyed food with nuts in, including breakfast cereals, and she had eaten chicken curries at other restaurants.
    • Staying in on a day like this is criminal.
    • She turned to the government for help and they found her an apartment for her to live in.
  • 3 (involved) we were in on the planning stage participamos en la planificación we're doing the bank job tonight: are you in or not? [colloquial/familiar] esta noche asaltamos el banco ¿te apuntas o no? [colloquial/familiar] to be in for sth you're in for a thrashing! ¡la paliza que te espera or que te vas a llevar! you're in for it now! ¡ahora sí que te va a caer una buena! you don't know what you're in for! ¡no sabes la que te espera! [colloquial/familiar] it looks like we're in for some rain parece que va a llover you're in for a big surprise te vas a llevar una buena sorpresa I'm in for the 100m me he apuntado a los 100 metros to be in on sth I wanted to be in on the deal quería tener parte en el trato she was in on it from the start lo supo or estuvo al tanto desde el principio to be in with sb he's in with a really bad crowd anda en muy malas compañías he's (well) in with the boss es muy amigo del jefe see also get in with
  • 4 (in time) más tarde three weeks in tres semanas más tarde

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

in3

adj

  • 1 1.1 (fashionable) [colloquial/familiar] (no comparative/sin comparativo) black is in this season el negro está de moda or es lo que se lleva esta temporada jazz was the in thing el jazz era lo que estaba de moda or [colloquial/familiar] era lo in the in place el lugar de moda, el lugar in [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (exclusive, private) (before noun/delante del nombre) an in joke un chiste para iniciados the in crowd el grupito
    More example sentences
    • Luigi's was a large and crowded restaurant that was clearly the in place for the in-crowd.
    • The very in words are slammin' and rockin'.
    • This year, monochromatic colors are the in thing.
  • 2 (predicative/predicativo) (in tennis, badminton, etc) the ball was in la pelota fue buena or cayó dentro or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) adentro
    More example sentences
    • Before I even came off the pick, I felt the shot was in.
    • As you can see, I held my finish and barely looked up even as the ball went in.
    • I don't think I got any first serves in today.

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

in4

n

  • 1 (access to) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] (no plural/sin plural) to have an in with sb tener* palanca or (Spain/España) enchufe con algn [colloquial/familiar]
  • 2
    (ins plural)
    2.1the ins and outs (of sth) los pormenores (de algo) 2.2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (people in office) the ins los que están en el poder

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

in5

(plural in or , ins)

  • inch(es)

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 6 translations of in in Spanish:

IN

  • Indiana

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.