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Principal Translations
poder vtr (ser capaz)can vi
 be able to v expr
 Puede nadar ocho kilómetros.
 I can swim eight kilometers.
poder vtr España (vencer, superar)overcome, overpower vtr
 El doberman le puede al caniche.
 The doberman can overcome (or: overpower) the poodle.
poder vi coloquial (soportar, lidiar)stand, handle vtr
 UKget on with v expr
 USget along with v expr
 No puedo con mis suegros.
 I can't stand (or: handle) my in-laws.
poder vi (resistir, aguantar)can go on v expr
 can continue vi
 No puedo más, estoy agotado.
 I can't go on; I'm exhausted.
Additional Translations
poder nm (capacidad, facultad)power n
 Hay gente que dice tener poderes, como leer la mente o mover objetos.
 There are people who are said to have powers, such as reading minds or moving objects.
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Compound Forms:
¡abajo el poder! exclamationdown with the man!
a más no poder loc adv (con la mayor intensidad)to the utmost adv phrase
 for all one is worth adv phrase
 informalto the max adv phrase
 Se esforzó a más no poder para conseguir el puesto.
abuso de poder abuse of power, abuse of authority
 sexual abuse of a minor
apartar del poder keep from power
asumir el poder come to power, take power
ausencia de poder lack of power
en su poder abilityin (+ possessive pronoun) power
 possessionin one's possession, on one's person
entregar el poder hand over power
 surrender power
escritura de poder power of attorney
figura de poder powerful figure
 authority figure
juego de poder power game
la estructura de poder power structure
las luchas por el poder power struggles
mantenerse en el poder remain in power, stay in power
querer es poder where there is a will there is a way
relaciones de poder power relationships
 power relationships
sed de poder thirst for power
sustitución de poder power substitution
tener en su poder have in one's power
tomar el poder take power
trastienda del poder back rooms of power
va a poder ser it will be possible
vigencia de poder validity of power
yo tengo que poder I have to be able to
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