alojarse
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alojarse(
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loh
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hahr
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seh
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A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (to be lodged)
a. to stay
Hay muchos lugares lindos en donde alojarse en nuestra ciudad.There are many nice places to stay in our city.
b. to be housed
Se alojaron sobrevivientes del huracán Katrina por todo el estado.Survivors of Hurricane Katrina were housed all across the state.
2. (to be stuck)
a. to get lodged
Un hueso de pescado se alojó en la garganta de la anciana y la llevaron a la sala de emergencias.A fishbone got lodged in the elderly woman's throat and she was taken to the emergency room.
alojar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to give housing to)
a. to accommodate
Podremos alojar 3,000 huéspedes en nuestro hotel.We'll be able to accommodate 3,000 guests in our hotel.
b. to house
Este refugio aloja refugiados de la guerra.This shelter houses refugees from the war.
c. to put up (in someone's house)
Te podemos alojar por unas noches mientras estás en la ciudad.We can put you up for a few nights while you're in town.
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alojar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to put up
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (hospedarse)
a. to stay
3. (introducirse)
a. to lodge
la bala se alojó en el pulmón derechothe bullet lodged in her right lung
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alojar
transitive verb
(hospedar) to put up; accommodate; (Mil) to billet; quarter;
pronominal verb
alojarse to stay; (Mil) to be billeted; be quartered
alojarse en to stay at; put up at; la bala se alojó en el pulmón the bullet lodged in the lung
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "alojarse"
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alojarse en un hotel
to stay at a hotel
Javier quiere alojarse en de la ciudad
Javier wants to stay in the city
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