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take away

 
take away
transitive verb phrase
1. (to remove)
a. llevarse
My cousin is coming tomorrow to take away the old furniture.Mañana viene mi primo a llevarse los muebles viejos.
b. quitar
That gruesome scene took away my appetite.Esa escena desagradable me quitó el apetito.
c. sacar
The government is trying to take away our freedom of speech.El gobierno intenta sacarnos el derecho a la libre expresión.
2. (mathematics)
a. restar
Take away 60 from 10 and you get 50.Si a 60 le restas10 te da 50.
intransitive verb phrase
3. (to remove)
a. quitar
They didn't play well today, but that doesn't take away from an outstanding season.Hoy no jugaron bien, pero eso no quita que han hecho una buena temporada.
4. (arrive at conculsions)
a. aprender
What interesting facts did you take away from the visit to the museum?¿Qué hechos interesantes aprendiste de la visita al museo?
take away
verbo transitivo con partícula
1. quitar (remove), sacar (Am); restar (from de)
  • the men are coming to t away the rubbish tomorrow (Math) los hombres vendrán a llevarse la basura mañana
  • to t something away from somebody quitar or sacar algo a alguien (Am)
  • to t away para llevar (food) (británico)
intransitive verb
también:
  • to t away from the pleasure/value of something restar placer/valor a algo
take away
transitive verb
1 (remove) [+person, thing] llevarse; [+privilege] quitar; (carry away, transport) llevar
she took her children away from the school sacó a los niños del colegio
not to be taken away (on book) para consulta en sala
2 (subtract) restar
take 9 away from 12 reste 9 de 12; 7 take away 4 is 3 7 menos 4 son 3
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
to take away from sth
to take away from sth: this does not take away from their achievement esto no quita mérito or resta valor a su éxito; the argument took away from the joy of the occasion la discusión aguó la ocasión; putting butter on it takes away from the taste of the bread itself añadiendo mantequilla se estropea lo que es el sabor del pan
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