Significado de "contain" - Diccionario Inglés para Estudiantes

contain

verb [ T ] uk us /kənˈteɪn/
INSIDE

B1 If one thing contains another, it has it inside it:

He gave her a box containing a diamond ring.
PART

B2 to have something as a part:

Does this drink contain alcohol?
CONTROL

to control something by stopping it from spreading:

The police were unable to contain the fighting.
EMOTION

to control your emotions:

He could barely contain his anger.
[ often reflexive ] I could not contain myself any longer.

(Definition of “contain” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)