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poco a poco loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (lentamente)bit by bit, little by little advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Ve llenando poco a poco la botella, no se te vaya a derramar.
poco a poco loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (en poca cantidad)bit by bit, little by little advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  gently advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Ve poniendo las naranjas poco a poco; si las pones todas a la vez, se rompe la balanza.
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Compound Forms:
a poco de loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (poco después de)soon after exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  not long after exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  shortly after exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 A poco de haber llegado a la casa, se fue a dormir.
 Soon after arriving home, she went to bed.
a poco no,
a poco
exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho").
GT, MX (expresa confirmación) (confirmation, agreement)isn't it?, aren't they? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  doesn't it?, don't they? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  isn't that right?, isn't that the truth? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (surprise, disagreement)what do you mean? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 ¿A poco no te gusta?; ¡pero si está delicioso!
 This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence. This music is terrible, isn't it?
 This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence. This coffee tastes great, doesn't it?
 This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence. The best part of the vacation was the first-class seats on the flight there. Isn't that right?
 What do you mean you don't like it? But it's delicious!
de a poco loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (poco a poco)little by little exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  one at a time, one by one exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Ve poniendo las naranjas de a poco. Si las pones todas a la vez, se rompe la balanza.
 Place the oranges little by little. If you put them all on at once, you'll break the scales.
saber a poco loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (quedarse con ganas de más)be insufficient, not be enough, never be enough v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (event)be over before you know it v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  leave you wanting more v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  taste like more v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Las vacaciones siempre saben a poco.
si eso suena a poco exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (si parece poco)if that weren't enough exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  if that wasn't enough exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  to make matters worse exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Edipo se enamoró de su madre, y si eso suena a poco, también se casó con ella.
 Oedipus fell in love with his mother, and if that weren't enough, he married her.
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