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contain

verb [T]
 
 
/kənˈteɪn/
INSIDE B1 If one thing contains another, it has it inside it.
содержать, вмещать
a box containing a diamond ringIncluding and containingComprising and consisting of
PART B2 to have something as a part
содержать
Does this drink contain alcohol?Including and containingComprising and consisting of
CONTROL to control something by stopping it from spreading
сдерживать
The police were unable to contain the fighting.Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
EMOTION to control your emotions
сдерживать
He could barely contain his anger.Controlling emotionsCalm and relaxedNot showing or feeling emotions
Translations of “contain”
in Korean 들어있다, 포함하다…
in Arabic يَحْتَوي عَلى…
in French contenir, maîtriser…
in Italian contenere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擁有, 包含, 容納…
in Turkish kapsamak, içermek, ihitva etmek…
in Polish zawierać, opanować…
in Spanish contener, contenerse…
in Portuguese conter…
in German enthalten, zügeln…
in Catalan contenir…
in Japanese (もの)が入っている…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拥有, 包含, 容纳…
(Definition of contain from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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