levanta


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Del verbo levantar: (conjugar)
levanta es:
3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente indicativo
2ª persona singular (tú) imperativo
levantá es:
2ª persona singular (vos) imperativo

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
levantar vtr (alzar, mover hacia arriba) handraise vtr
 move [sth] upwardlift, hoist vtr
 Voy a tomar lista, levanten la mano cuando escuchen su nombre.
 I'm going to call roll. Raise your hand when you hear your name.
levantar vtr (situar a más altura) make higherlift, raise vtr
 Levanta el sofá, mi madeja de lana rodó debajo de él y no la alcanzo.
 Lift (or: raise) the sofa; my ball of yarn rolled beneath it, and I can't reach it.
levantar vtr (algo caído)pick up, stand up, set upright, vtr + adv
 Por favor levanta el vaso que se volcó sobre la mesa.
 Please pick up the vase that fell over on the table.
levantar vtr (perdonar: castigo) punishment, prohibitionlift, end vtr
 Espero que jamás levanten la prohibición de la caza de ballenas.
 I hope they don't ever lift (or: end) the ban on whale hunting.
levantar vtr (crear: empresa, negocio)found, establish, build vtr
 Mi padre levantó un imperio en la industria hotelera.
 My dad founded an empire in the hotel industry.
levantar vtr (ocasionar, desatar)raise, trigger, cause vtr
 bring about vtr phrasal sep
 Las palabras del político levantaron una oleada de protestas.
 The politician's words raised a wave of protest.
levantar vtr (erigir, construir)build, construct vtr
 formalerect vtr
 Van a levantar un centro comercial en ese solar.
 They're going to build (or: construct) a shopping center on this lot.
levantar vtr (desmontar, desmantelar) dismantlebreak camp v expr
 Levantaron el campamento y partieron hacia otro lugar.
 They broke camp and left for another destination.
levantar vtr (recoger la siembra) cropgather in, bring in vtr phrasal sep
 harvest vtr
 Los campesinos comienzan a levantar la cosecha antes de que salga el sol.
 The peasants begin to gather in (or: bring in) the crops before sunrise.
levantarse vprnl coloquial (despertarse)get up vi phrasal insep
 get out of bed v expr
 Todos los días me levanto temprano para preparar el desayuno de mis hijos.
 Every day I get up early to make my kids' breakfast.
levantarse vprnl (sublevarse, rebelarse)rise up vi + adv
 El pueblo se levantó en armas para conseguir su independencia.
 The people rose up in arms to gain their independence.
levantarse vprnl (ponerse de pie) from seatget up, stand up vi + adv
 Se levantó de su asiento en el autobús para cederle su lugar a una anciana.
 He got up (or: stood up) from his bus seat to give his place to an old woman.
levantarse vprnl (separarse algo adherido a otra cosa) paint, coatinglift, peel vi
 peel off vi + adv
 La casa tiene un problema de filtración de agua, por eso se levantó la pintura de las paredes.
 The house has a water leakage problem; that's why the paint has peeled.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
levantar a alguien lift someone up, piick someone up
levantar acta to take minutes, record the minutes
levantar cabeza get back on one's feet, get one's head above the water
levantar el ánimo raise the spirits
levantar el castigo to stop punishing, lift the punishment
levantar el pulgar give the thumbs-up, point one's thumb upwards
levantar el velo lift the veil
levantar en brazos lift up in one's arms
levantar la mano raise a hand
levantar la vista look up, raise one's eyes
levantar pasiones stir up passions
levantar sospechas raise suspicions
levantar un embargo lift an embargo
levantar un país boost a country, move a country forward, lift up a country
levantar un proyecto get a project started
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