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partir

Translation of partir in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

  • 3 3.1partir de algo
    (una premisa/un supuesto)
    to start from something
    debemos partir de la base de que lograremos los fondos
    we should start from the premise o assumption that we will obtain the funds
    we should start by assuming that we will obtain the funds
    partiendo de esta hipótesis
    taking this hypothesis as a starting point
    si partimos de que estamos en inferioridad de condiciones
    if we start by assuming/accepting that we are at a disadvantage
    3.2a partir de a partir de ese momento ella empezó a cambiar
    from that moment she began to change
    a partir de la implementación de esas medidas la situación ha venido mejorando
    since the implementation of these measures, the situation has been improving
    a partir de hoy/del sábado
    (starting) from today/from Saturday
    a partir de ahora a partir de ese lugar el ascenso se hace cada vez más difícil
    from that point on the ascent becomes increasingly difficult
    a partir de estos datos ¿qué conclusiones podemos sacar?
    what conclusions can we draw from these facts?
    given these facts, what conclusions can we draw?

also: partirse verbo pronominal

Example sentences
  • Partimos de la idea de que el dinero es una forma de energía.
  • Todo crecimiento orgánico debe partir de adentro hacia afuera.
  • Vimos partir a las últimas 20 camionetas y salimos volando al desierto.

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