Übersetzung von “in” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


preposition uk /ɪn/ us /ɪn/

A1 inside a container or place

We have a shop in Manhattan.
He put his hand in his pocket.

A1 during a period of time

We’re going to Italy in April.
in 2016

A2 needing or using no more time than a particular amount of time

I finished the job in two weeks.

A2 after a particular amount of time in the future

en, dentro de
Dinner will be ready in ten minutes.

A2 forming a part of something

I’ve been waiting in this queue for a long time.

B1 wearing

Do you know that man in the grey suit?
a woman in black

B1 experiencing an emotion or condition

de, con
She’s in a good mood this morning.
They are in danger.

B1 arranged in a particular way

Is this list in alphabetical order?
We all sat down in a circle.

B1 expressed or written in a particular way

They spoke in Russian the whole time.

involved in a particular type of job

adverb uk /ɪn/ us /ɪn/

A2 into an area or space from the outside of it

(hacia) dentro
She took off her shoes and socks and jumped in.

B1 at the place where a person usually lives or works

en casa, en el trabajo
I called, but she wasn’t in.

If a train, plane, etc. is in, it has arrived at the place it was going to.

en la estación, en el aeropuerto, etc.
My train gets in at 9.54.


written abbreviation for inch: a unit for measuring length

abreviatura escrita de “inch”: pulgada

(Übersetzung von “in” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


preposition /in/

describing the position of a thing etc which is surrounded by something else

My mother is in the house
in London
in bed.

showing the direction of movement

He put his hand in his pocket.

describing the time at, after or within which something happens

por (la mañana); dentro (de una semana)
in the morning
I’ll be back in a week.

indicating amount or relative number

They arrived in large numbers.

expressing circumstances, state, manner etc of an event, person etc

(ropa) con; en
She was dressed in a brown coat
They were walking in the rain
He did it in a hurry
written in English
He is in the army
The books were tied up in bundles
She is in her sixties.
-in suffix

describing an activity usually carried out by groups of people as a form of protest etc

huelga, manifestación
a work-in.
day etc in, day etc out

day etc after day etc without a break

día tras día, un día sí y otro también
I do the same boring job day in, day out
Last summer it rained week in, week out.
inasmuch as ( in as much as)

because; in consideration of the fact that

ya que, teniendo en cuenta que
It would not be true to say he had retired from this firm, inasmuch as he still does a certain amount of work for us.
in for

likely to experience (especially something bad)

la que (me, te, le…) espera
We’re in for some bad weather
You’re in for it if you broke that window!
ins and outs

the complex details of a plan etc

detalles, pormenores
He knows all the ins and outs of this scheme.
insofar as ( in so far as)

to the degree or extent that

en la medida en que
I gave him the details insofar as I knew them.
in that

because; from the fact that

porque, puesto que
This is not a good plant for your garden in that its seeds are poisonous.

(Übersetzung von “in” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)