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Translation of "contain" - English-Polish dictionary

contain

verb [T]     /kənˈteɪn/
INSIDE
B1 If one thing contains another, it has it inside it. zawierać a box containing a diamond ringIncluding and containingComprising and consisting of
PART
B2 to have something as a part zawierać Does this drink contain alcohol?Including and containingComprising and consisting of
CONTROL
to control something by stopping it from spreading opanować The police were unable to contain the fighting.Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
EMOTION
to control your emotions opanować He could barely contain his anger.Controlling emotionsCalm and relaxedNot showing or feeling emotions
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