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Spanish translation of “abreast”

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abreast

adverb /əˈbrest/
side by side
a la misma altura, a la par
They walked along the road three abreast.
keep abreast of to remain up to date with
mantenerse al día/corriente
He likes to keep abreast of recent scientific developments.
Translations of “abreast”
in French côte à côte…
in German nebeneinander…
in Chinese (Traditional) 並排, 並肩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 并排, 并肩…
(Definition of abreast from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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