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Spanish translation of “gain”


verb /ɡein/
to obtain He quickly gained experience. (often with by or from) to get (something good) by doing something What do I have to gain by staying here? to have an increase in (something) He gained strength after his illness. (of a clock or watch) to go too fast This clock gains (four minutes a day). gain ground to make progress. She was gaining ground on the other riders in the race. to become more influential His views were once considered unacceptable, but are now gaining ground rapidly. gain on to get or come closer to (a person, thing etc that one is chasing) Drive faster – the police car is gaining on us.
(Definition of gain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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