Adentro in English | Spanish to English Translation and Dictionary
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usage note
In Spain it is preferred the form "dentro".
adentro
adverb
1. inside
  • quédate adentro y no salgas stay inside o indoors and don't go out
  • le clavó el cuchillo muy adentro he plunged the knife deep into her
  • tierra adentro inland
  • mar adentro out to sea
  • adentro de inside (Am)
adentros
plural masculine noun
also:
  • para mis/tus/etc adentros to myself/yourself/etc (pensar, decir)
  • sonrió para sus adentros he smiled to himself
adentro
adverb
1 especialmente (Latinoamérica)
2
mar adentro out at sea; out to sea; tierra adentro inland; ¡adentro! come in!
preposition
adentro de (Latinoamérica) (dentro de) inside; adentro mío inside myself
1 (S. Cone) indoors; inside the house
2 adentros (de persona) innermost being
singular
; (s)
innermost thoughts
dijo para sus adentros he said to himself; reírse para sus adentros to laugh inwardly
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