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stay in
verb + adverb

Translation of stay in verb + adverb in Spanish:

  • 1.1 (remain in position)
    quedarse en su sitio
    this nail won't stay in
    este clavo se sale
    I want that joke/paragraph to stay in
    quiero que se mantenga ese chiste/párrafo
    1.2 (remain indoors)
    quedarse en casa
    1.3 (after school)
    quedarse después de clases
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    Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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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.