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Traducción en español de “for”

for

preposition /foː/
to be given or sent to
para
This letter is for you.
towards; in the direction of
para, hacia , en dirección a
We set off for London.
through a certain time or distance
durante
We were kept waiting for three hours Lucy walked for three miles .
in order to have, get, be etc
( pedir dinero ); ( salir ) a ( pasear )
He asked me for some money Go for a walk .
in return ; as payment
por
He paid $2 for his ticket .
in order to be prepared
para
He’s getting ready for the journey .
representing
por
He is the member of parliament for Hull .
on behalf of
por
Will you do it for me?
in favour / favor of
por, a favor de
Are you for or against the plan ?
because of
por, a causa de
For this reason , I will not be investing in that business venture .
having a particular purpose
para
She gave me money for the bus fare .
indicating an ability or an attitude to
para
She has a talent for baking He has an ear for music .
as being
por, para
They mistook him for someone else .
considering what is used in the case of
para
It is quite warm for January (= considering that it is January when it is usually cold ).
in spite of
a pesar de
For all his money , he didn’t seem happy .
(Definition of for from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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