contain translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "contain" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /kənˈtein/
to keep or have inside
This box contains a pair of shoes How much milk does this jug contain?
to control
He could hardly contain his excitement.
container noun something made to contain things
He brought his lunch in a plastic container.
a very large sealed metal box for carrying goods on a lorry, ship etc
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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