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Translation of "contain" - English-Spanish dictionary

contain

verb   /kənˈteɪn/
B1 If one thing contains another thing, it has that thing inside it. contener a box containing a diamond ring
(Definition of contain from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

contain

verb /kənˈtein/
to keep or have inside contener This box contains a pair of shoes How much milk does this jug contain?
to control contenerse He could hardly contain his excitement.
container noun
something made to contain things recipiente He brought his lunch in a plastic container.
a very large sealed metal box for carrying goods on a lorry, ship etc contenedor The ship carried twenty containers (also adjective) a container ship, a container lorry.
(Definition of contain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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