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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (within a place, container or object)
a. dentro
He entered the House of Horror knowing that, once inside, there was no turning back.Entró en la Casa del Terror sabiendo que, una vez dentro, ya no había vuelta atrás.
b. adentro
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
There was the box. I had no idea what was inside.Allí estaba la caja. No tenía idea de qué había adentro.
c. por dentro
Some of these candies have chocolate inside.Algunos de estos dulces llevan chocolate por dentro.
2. (into a place, room or building)
a. adentro
She opened the door and invited me to step inside.Abrió la puerta y me invitó a pasar adentro.
b. dentro
If it starts raining, we'll go inside.Si se pone a llover, nos pasamos dentro.
3. (in one's mind or heart)
a. por dentro
Inside, he felt that he had done the right thing.Por dentro sentía que había hecho lo correcto.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(in prison)
a. en cana
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
He spent more than ten years inside for selling drugs.Pasó más de diez años en cana por vender drogas.
b. en el bote
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
His wife ended up inside for money laundering.Su mujer acabó en el bote por blanqueo de capitales.
c. en chirona
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The thief spent five years inside.El ladrón pasó cinco años en chirona.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
5. (indicating location or movement)
a. dentro de
I always stay inside the car when we stop at a gas station.Siempre me quedo dentro del coche cuando paramos en una gasolinera.
b. en
We went inside the store.Entramos en la tienda.
6. (indicating time)
a. en menos de
We finished painting the room inside two hours.Terminamos de pintar la habitación en menos de dos horas.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
7. (interior)
a. el interior
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The inside of the house wasn't as nice as the photos on the website.El interior de la casa no era tan bonito como mostraban las fotos del sitio web.
8. (inner side or surface)
a. la parte de dentro
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There was ice on the inside of the windowpanes.Había hielo en la parte de dentro de los vidrios.
9. (of a road)
a. el interior
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He got past Vettel on the inside on turn 3.Pasó a Vettel por el interior en la curva 3.
b. la derecha
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(driving in America, Europe or Asia)
She just overtook me on the inside!¡Acaba de adelantarme por la derecha!
c. la izquierda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(driving in the UK, India or Australia)
They got past me on the inside on a bend.Me pasaron por la izquierda en una curva.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
10. (interior)
a. interior
The jacket has two inside pockets.La chaqueta tiene dos bolsillos interiores.
11. (from within an organization)
a. confidencial (sources or information)
Thanks to inside information from a contact I sold my shares.Pude vender mis acciones gracias a información confidencial de un contacto.
b. organizado desde dentro (job)
The door was not forced, so everything points to an inside job.La puerta no estaba forzada, así que todo apunta a un golpe organizado desde dentro.
insides
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
12.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(stomach)
a. las tripas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I feared someone might hear my insides growl.Temía que alguien oyera cómo me sonaban las tripas.
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inside
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of house)
a. el interior
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
on/from the insideen/desde el interior
to overtake on the insideadelantar por la izquierda
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
insidestripas fpl
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. interior
to have inside information/helptener información/ayuda confidencial
to know the inside storyconocer la historia de cerca or de primera mano
4. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
it must have been an inside jobdebe de haber sido un trabajo realizado desde dentro or
inside lanecarril m de la izquierda
inside left/rightinterior m izquierdo/derecho
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
5. (to be, stay)
a. dentro
b. adentro
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
6. (to look, run)
a. adentro
they painted the house inside and outpintaron la casa por dentro y por fuera
come inside!¡pasa!
7. (within oneself)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
inside she was angrypor dentro estaba enfadada, enojada
8. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(in prison)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
9. (place)
a. dentro de
10. (with time)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
inside (of) a week/houren el espacio de una semana/hora
his shirt is inside outlleva la camisa del revés dio vuelta la camiseta
11. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to know something inside outsaberse algo al dedillo
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inside [ˈɪnˈsaɪd]
noun
1 (inner part) interior (m); parte (f) de dentro
he wiped the inside of the glass limpió el interior or la parte de dentro del vaso; the inside of the foot la parte de dentro del pie
I painted the inside of the house white have you ever seen the inside of a computer? the inside of my mouth was burning
I have a pain in my inside me duele el estómago
from the inside
the doors were locked from the inside las puertas estaban cerradas (con llave) por dentro; to know sth from the inside saber algo por experiencia propia
I see the firm from the inside McAvoy was convinced he could control things from the inside, but he lost control what is needed is change from the inside, not superficial reforms [on] the inside
crisp on the outside and soft on the inside crujiente por fuera y tierno por dentro
there was a scar on the inside of her thigh
inside out
to [be] inside out
your jumper's inside out llevas el jersey al or del revés; she turned the sock inside out le dio la vuelta al calcetín; volvió el calcetín del revés
I turned the bag inside out but there was no money in it
they turned the whole place inside out lo revolvieron todo; lo registraron todo de arriba abajo; to know a subject inside out conocer un tema de cabo a rabo; he knows the district inside out se conoce el distrito como la palma de la mano
the wind blew the umbrella inside out I know you inside out to [turn] sth inside out he knew the game inside out
2 (lining) parte (f) de dentro
the inside of the jacket is sheepskin la parte de dentro de la chaqueta es de piel de borrego
3 [of road] (Britain) lado (m) izquierdo; (other countries) lado (m) derecho
to overtake or pass (sb) on the inside (Britain) adelantar (a algn) por la izquierda; (other countries) adelantar (a algn) por la derecha
walk on the inside of the pavement camina por la parte de dentro de la acera
this idiot tried to pass me on the inside
4 insides [of person, animal, fruit] tripas (f)
the poor man was writhing around on the ground with his insides hanging out scoop out the insides of the tomatoes Kiwi fruit can be eaten by cutting off the top and scooping out the insides with a teaspoon
adverb
1 (in) dentro; adentro; (LAm)
once inside, he was trapped una vez dentro estaba atrapado; it gives me a lovely warm feeling inside me produce una sensación muy agradable por dentro; deep inside he is worried en el fondo está preocupado
the potato cakes were crisp outside and meltingly soft inside he opened the envelope and read what was inside
2 (towards the inside) adentro; dentro
he opened the car door and shoved her inside abrió la puerta del coche y la empujó adentro or dentro
to pass the ball inside
3 (indoors) dentro; adentro; (LAm)
wait for me inside espérame dentro or adentro; (LAm) please step inside pase (usted)
at a table inside a man and a woman awaited her inside, clouds of cigarette smoke made the atmosphere unpleasant we were only allowed back inside after they'd gone
to come/go inside entrar
he wouldn't come inside will you come inside now - it's dinner time come inside out of the cold they chatted briefly on the doorstep before going inside I could hear music coming [from] inside
4 (in prison)
to be inside estar en chirona (informal); estar a la sombra (informal)
he's been inside three times he was put inside for 5 years
preposition
1 (of place) (also inside of) especially (US) dentro de; en el interior de (formal)
inside the envelope dentro del sobre; en el interior del sobre (formal); he went inside the house entró en la casa; 75% of chief executives come from inside the company un 75% de los altos cargos directivos proceden de la propia empresa
inside the passport was a folded slip of paper there is a telephone inside the entrance hall what was happening inside the Communist Party at the time she was standing just inside the gate he put his hands deep inside his pockets
2 (of time) (also inside of) especially (US) en menos de
inside four hours en menos de cuatro horas; her time was five seconds inside the record superó el récord por cinco segundos
inside the record
adjective
1 (internal) interior
the inside pages of a newspaper las páginas interiores de un periódico
an inside cabin the popular papers all have photo features on their inside pages the stadium covers 9.5 acres, with an inside diameter of 642 ft the inside walls are of stone the white line marking the inside edge of the track
2 (confidential, from inside)
a recent book about the inside world of pro football
an inside job un crimen cometido en una empresa, organización, etc por alguien que pertenece a la misma
it must be an inside job tiene que haber sido alguien de dentro
the inside story la historia (hasta ahora) secreta
the KGB: the inside story la KGB: la historia secreta
her inside story of the domestic and social life of a Chinese gentry household he reveals the inside story behind one of the most controversial incidents in his career
modifier
inside forward (n) delanteroadelantera (m) (f) interior;a delantera interior (m)
inside information (n) información (f) confidencial
she was privy to inside information that was not available to me he anonymously supplied inside information to a writer, who then published an expose the attackers appeared to have some advance knowledge of the passage of the vehicles, suggesting inside information it is alleged he profited from inside information on the stock market
the inside lane (n) (Aut) (Britain) el carril de la izquierda; (most countries) el carril de la derecha
the inside lane was closed for repair work I overtook a car and pulled into the inside lane I pulled out of the inside lane to overtake
(Athletics) la calle interior
inside left (n) interior (m) izquierdoaizquierda;a izquierda
inside leg (measurement) (n) medida (f) de la entrepierna
he was 6ft 3in with a 42in inside leg the tailor measured my inside leg
inside pocket (n) bolsillo (m) interior
he reached into the inside pocket of his sports jacket he pulled a wallet from the inside pocket of his leather windcheater it's in my inside coat pocket
inside right (n) (Dep) interior (m) derechoaderecha;a derecha
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