encierro


See "encierro" in the Legal dictionary.
Inflexiones de 'encierro' (n): mpl: encierros

Del verbo encerrar: (conjugar)
encierro es:
1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

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Principal Translations
encierro nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (correr los toros) (of bulls)run, running nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Diez personas resultaron heridas por cornadas en el tradicional encierro de San Fermín.
encierro nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (tiempo en prisión) (action)imprisonment, confinement nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (time served)term, sentence nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (jail, prison)jail time, prison time nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Durante su encierro estudió Derecho.
encierro nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (reclusión voluntaria)seclusion, isolation nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 No quiso ver a nadie durante su encierro.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
encerrar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (poner bajo llave)lock [sb] up 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."
 Salió huyendo pues los guardas querían encerrarlo en la cárcel.
 He fled because the guards wanted to lock him up in jail.
encerrar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (poner en sitio cerrado)shut up 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."
  keep vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  put away vtr + adv
 Encerré las cajas con la ropa vieja en un armario.
 I shut the boxes of old clothes up in a wardrobe.
encerrar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (palabras,frases, textos)put, enclose vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Se puede encerrar esta palabra entre comillas, porque es un regionalismo que estás mencionando.
 You can put (or: enclose) this word between commas. because you are mentioning it as a regionalism.
encerrar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (tener, contener)hold, contain vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Sus dichos encierran una gran enseñanza que no todos han querido comprender.
 His sayings hold (or: contain) a great teaching that not everyone has wished to understand.
encerrar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (inmovilizar: fichas, piezas) (chess)put in check v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (US)immobilize vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (UK)immobilise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 No puedo hacer ese movimiento porque encerraría el alfil.
 I can't make that move because I would put my bishop in check.
encerrarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (aislarse en un lugar)shut yourself in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  shut yourself up, shut yourself away v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (in protest)occupy vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  lock yourself in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Daniel anda raro: en cuanto llega a la casa, va y se encierra en el taller. Ni siquiera saluda.
 Daniel's acting strange. As soon as he comes home, he shuts himself in the workshop. He doesn't even say hello.
encerrarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (ocultar: pensamientos, emociones) (informal)shut down, close down vi + adv
  (colloquial)clam up vi + adv
 Le pregunté si le pasaba algo pero se encerró y no quiso hablarme más.
 I asked him if something was wrong, but he shut down (or: closed down) and didn't want to talk to me any more.
encerrarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). América Latina (obstinarse en algo) (informal)dig your heels in, dig in your heels v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Se encerró en que no quería ponerse el vestido y no se lo puso.
 She dug her heels in about putting on the dress, and didn't wear it.
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