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a bit at sea

  • 1 perdido1

    = misplaced, mislaid, strayed, stray, missing, off course.
    Ex. A recitation of the best thought out principles for a cataloging code is easily drowned out by the clatter of a bank of direct access devices vainly searching for misplaced records.
    Ex. But to employ a professional librarian on a case where the intellectual content is trifling and the clerical labour massive is as unreasonable as to call in a detective to trace a pair of mislaid spectacles = Aunque contratar a un bibliotecario para un trabajo donde el contenido intelectual es insignificante y el trabajo administrativo enorme es tan poco razonable como llamar a un detective para buscar unas gafas extraviadas.
    Ex. Many libraries have had fine free days or weeks in an effort to entice strayed material back.
    Ex. If the machine is in constant use the selenium drum may not be cleaned sufficiently and stray particles of carbon will appear as minute black spots on the copies.
    Ex. As you read each frame, cover the area below each frame and attempt to supply the missing word.
    Ex. Russia has launched an investigation into why a manned space capsule returned to earth hundreds of miles off course.
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    * andar perdido = be out of + Posesivo + depth, be in over + Posesivo + head.
    * batalla perdida = losing battle.
    * causa perdida = lost cause, losing battle.
    * causar pérdidas = cause + losses.
    * con la mirada perdida = gaze into + space.
    * continente perdido = lost continent.
    * dar por perdido = be past praying for, write off.
    * de perdíos al río = in for a penny, in for a pound.
    * eslabón perdido = missing link.
    * estar perdido = be out of + Posesivo + league, be out of + Posesivo + depth, be in over + Posesivo + head, be all at sea.
    * llamada perdida = missed call.
    * luchar por una causa perdida = fight + a losing battle.
    * objetos perdidos = lost property, lost and found, lost property.
    * perdido de rumbo = off course.
    * perdido hace tiempo = long-lost.
    * perdido para siempre = irretrievably lost.
    * recuperar el tiempo perdido = make up for + lost time.
    * sentirse perdido = be out of + Posesivo + depth, be in over + Posesivo + head, feel at + sea, be all at sea.
    * tener la mirada perdida = stare into + space, gaze into + space.
    * tierras perdidas = lost lands.
    * totalmente perdido = babe in the wood.
    * una causa perdida = a dead dog.
    * un caso perdido = a dead dog.
    * un poco perdido = a bit at sea.

    Spanish-English dictionary > perdido1

  • 2 sumergirse

    1 (meterse bajo líquido) to submerge (en, in), go underwater
    2 figurado to become immersed (en, in)
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    VPR
    1) (=hundirse) [objeto, persona] to sink beneath the surface; [submarino] to dive
    2) [en un ambiente]

    sumergirse en — to immerse o.s. in

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    (v.) = dive, go under, plunge, dive in
    Ex. Stanton felt a bit like someone who, after boasting that she could dive into water from a great height has climbed to the height and dares not jump, but knows that she must jump.
    Ex. Many of them are likely to go under in the next wave of economic recession.
    Ex. Watering the fern is best done by plunging the entire plant into a large container of room-temperature water.
    Ex. Players famed for their diving headers are fearless when diving in amongst flying boots to poach a goal in the six-yard box.
    * * *
    (v.) = dive, go under, plunge, dive in

    Ex: Stanton felt a bit like someone who, after boasting that she could dive into water from a great height has climbed to the height and dares not jump, but knows that she must jump.

    Ex: Many of them are likely to go under in the next wave of economic recession.
    Ex: Watering the fern is best done by plunging the entire plant into a large container of room-temperature water.
    Ex: Players famed for their diving headers are fearless when diving in amongst flying boots to poach a goal in the six-yard box.

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    ■sumergirse verbo reflexivo
    1 to submerge, dive
    2 fig (sumirse) to become absorbed
    ' sumergirse' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    sumergir
    - zambullirse
    English:
    dive
    - submerge
    - go
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    vpr
    1. [hundirse] to submerge;
    [con fuerza] to plunge;
    el coche se sumergió en el río the car sank to the bottom of the river
    2. [abstraerse] to immerse oneself (en in);
    se sumergió en sus pensamientos he immersed himself in his thoughts
    * * *
    v/r fig
    immerse o.s. (en in), throw o.s. (en into)
    * * *
    sumergirse vb to submerge / to dive

    Spanish-English dictionary > sumergirse

  • 3 zambullirse

    1 (en el agua) to plunge in, dive in
    2 (en una actividad) to throw oneself (en, into)
    * * *
    verb
    to dive, plunge
    * * *
    VPR
    1) [en el agua] to dive (en into)
    [debajo del agua] to duck (en under)
    2) (=ocultarse) to hide
    * * *
    verbo pronominal ( lanzarse) to dive (in); ( sumergirse) to duck o dive underwater
    * * *
    (v.) = dive, splash, jump in + head first, plunge, plunge into, dive in
    Ex. Stanton felt a bit like someone who, after boasting that she could dive into water from a great height has climbed to the height and dares not jump, but knows that she must jump.
    Ex. The article ' Splashing in the gene pool' describes a recent project to investigate the use of genetic algorithms (GA) in some aspects of information retrieval.
    Ex. That being said...you only live once, so if you decide to jump in head first, and if things don't work out, remember, you can always leave.
    Ex. Watering the fern is best done by plunging the entire plant into a large container of room-temperature water.
    Ex. Preliminary decisions must be taken before plunging into the accumulation of index terms, and analysis of relationships.
    Ex. Players famed for their diving headers are fearless when diving in amongst flying boots to poach a goal in the six-yard box.
    * * *
    verbo pronominal ( lanzarse) to dive (in); ( sumergirse) to duck o dive underwater
    * * *
    (v.) = dive, splash, jump in + head first, plunge, plunge into, dive in

    Ex: Stanton felt a bit like someone who, after boasting that she could dive into water from a great height has climbed to the height and dares not jump, but knows that she must jump.

    Ex: The article ' Splashing in the gene pool' describes a recent project to investigate the use of genetic algorithms (GA) in some aspects of information retrieval.
    Ex: That being said...you only live once, so if you decide to jump in head first, and if things don't work out, remember, you can always leave.
    Ex: Watering the fern is best done by plunging the entire plant into a large container of room-temperature water.
    Ex: Preliminary decisions must be taken before plunging into the accumulation of index terms, and analysis of relationships.
    Ex: Players famed for their diving headers are fearless when diving in amongst flying boots to poach a goal in the six-yard box.

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    (lanzarse) to dive in, dive; (sumergirse) to duck o dive underwater
    * * *

    zambullirse ( conjugate zambullirse) verbo pronominal ( lanzarse) to dive (in);
    ( sumergirse) to duck o dive underwater
    ■zambullirse verbo reflexivo
    1 (en el agua) to dive, plunge
    2 fig (en una actividad) to immerse oneself
    ' zambullirse' also found in these entries:
    English:
    dive
    - plunge
    * * *
    vpr
    [en agua] to dive (en into); [en actividad] to immerse oneself (en in)
    * * *
    v/r dive (en into); fig
    throw o.s. (en into), immerse o.s. (en in)
    * * *
    zambullirse {38} vr
    : to dive, to plunge
    * * *
    zambullirse vb to dive

    Spanish-English dictionary > zambullirse

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