There are 2 translations of apostar in English:

apostar1

vt

vi

  • 2 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] (por una opción)apostar por algo ha apostado por una solución negociada he has committed himself to a negotiated settlement los delegados apostaron decididamente por la renovación del partido the delegates pledged their firm commitment to the modernization of the party diseños que apuestan por la comodidad designs with an emphasis on comfort los diseñadores que apuestan por una línea romántica the designers who are going for the romantic look

apostarse v pron

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Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of apostar in English:

apostar2

vt

apostarse v pron

  • (colocarse) [policía/soldado] to position oneself, take up position con dos policías apostados a la salida with two policemen positioned at the exit
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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.