se lo compro
phrase
1. (masculine) (to purchase for; used to express a future action; third person singular) 
a. I'll buy it for him (masculine) 
Si a Pepe le hace falta un cuaderno, voy a la papelería y se lo compro.If Pepe needs a notebook, I'll go to the stationery store and I'll buy it for him.
b. I'll buy it for her (feminine) 
Prefiero no darle dinero porque está alcoholizada, pero si necesita algo, se lo compro.I'd rather not give her money because she's an alcoholic, but if she needs something, I'll buy it for her.
2. (formal) (masculine) (to purchase for; used to express a future action; second person singular) 
Me encanta ese pañuelo. - ¿De verdad? Se lo compro.I love that scarf. - Really? I'll buy it for you.
3. (masculine) (to purchase from; used to express a future action; third person singular) 
a. I'll buy it from him (masculine) 
Si Andrés quiere vender su celular, se lo compro.If Andres wants to sell his cellphone, I'll buy it from him.
b. I'll buy it from her (feminine) 
Dile a Ana que, cuando se canse de su carro, se lo compro.Tell Ana that, when she gets tired of her car, I'll buy it from her.
4. (formal) (masculine) (to purchase from; used to express a future action; second person singular) 
Se lo compro si me hace un descuento.I'll buy it from you if you give me a discount.
5. (masculine) (to purchase for; used to express a habitual or potential action; third person singular) 
a. I buy it for him (masculine) 
Siempre que mi hijo quiere algo, se lo compro.Whenever my son wants something, I buy it for him.
b. I buy it for her (feminine) 
Amalia necesita un suéter como ese. Si se lo compro, ¿tú crees que se lo pondrá?Amalia needs a sweater like that one. If I buy it for her, do you think she'll wear it?
6. (formal) (masculine) (to purchase for; used to express a habitual or potential action; second person singular) 
Usted es un pozo sin fondo. Me pide algo y, cuando se lo compro, me pide algo más.You're a bottomless pit. You ask me for something, and when I buy it for you, you ask me for something else.
7. (masculine) (to purchase from; used to express a habitual or potential action; third person singular) 
a. I buy it from him (masculine) 
Ese vendedor callejero vende romero, y se lo compro siempre que paso por aquí.That peddler sells rosemary, and I buy it from him whenever I come this way.
b. I buy it from her (feminine) 
Si se lo compro, estoy seguro de que me hará una rebaja.If I buy it from her, I'm sure she'll give me a discount.
8. (formal) (masculine) (to purchase from; used to express a habitual or potential action; second person singular) 
Si se lo compro, ¿por cuánto me lo deja?If I buy it from you, how much do you want for it?
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