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apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (anotar, tomar nota)write down, note down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  make a note vtr + n
 Apunta los datos de todos los clientes y después pásalos al ordenador.
 Write down (or: note down) all the customers' details and then enter them into the computer.
apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (señalar, indicar)indicate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  point to vi + prep
 La manecilla corta del reloj apunta hacia la hora.
 The short hand on a clock indicates the hour.
apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (arma: dirigir la mira hacia un blanco)aim vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 En el paredón, el capitán dio la orden de fusilamiento: Preparen, apunten, ¡fuego!
 The captain gave the order to the firing-squad, "Ready, aim, fire!"
apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (asomar, aparecer, surgir) (dawn)break viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  appear, come viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Apenas apunta el alba, los campesinos salen a cumplir con sus labores en el campo.
 As soon as dawn breaks, the peasants go out into the field to work.
apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). teatro (dictar el texto de la obra a los actores)prompt vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Apuntar a los actores sus parlamentos, cuando los olvidan, es parte del trabajo del apuntador.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. I don't need you to prompt me - I know all my lines off by heart.
apuntarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). coloquial (prestarse a participar) (informal)be up for it v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be game vi + adj
  (informal)be on vi + prep
 Si van a jugar fútbol ¡Yo me apunto!
 If they're going to play football, I'm up for it!
apuntarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). coloquial (inscribirse, registrarse) (course, group, etc.)sign up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  (government benefits, colloquial)sign on vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  (course, group, etc.)put your name down v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Se apuntó en un curso intensivo de francés porque se irá a vivir a Francia.
 He signed up for an intensive French course because he's going to live in France.
 
Additional Translations
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apuntar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (brotar una planta)sprout viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Ya apuntan los nuevos retoños del castaño.
apuntar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (romper el día)appear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 El sol apunta ya en el horizonte.
apuntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (afirmar, señalar)point out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 El ministro también ha apuntado que no tocará las pensiones.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
apuntar algo vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (anotar, escribir)take note of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  make a note of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  write [sth] down v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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Compound Forms:
apuntar | apuntar algo
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apuntar a vtr +mprep (señalar a)point to vtr + prep
apuntar a alguien loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (inscribir)point to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  point at [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar a alguien con un arma,
apuntar con un arma
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
(encañonar a alguien)take aim at [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  point a gun at [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar algo vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (anotar, escribir)take note of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  make a note of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  write [sth] down v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar alto loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (aspirar a mucho)aim high v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar con un arma point a gun v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar en vtr + prep (anotar en)write down in, put down in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar la proa loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (dirigir la proa)aim the boat v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  head toward vi + prep
apuntar maneras loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (mostrar tendencia)show promise v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
apuntar un teléfono loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (anotar un teléfono)write down a phone number, make note of a phone number, get a phone number v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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