sign out
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to register one's departure)
a. firmar el registro al salir
The fire regulations require all visitors to sign out of the building.La normativa contra incendios estipula que todos los visitantes deben firmar el registro al salir del edificio.
2. (to clock out)
a. fichar al salir
Employees are required to sign out of the office even when they go to lunch.Los empleados están obligados a fichar al salir de la oficina, incluso cuando van a comer.
b. marcar tarjeta al salir
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Today I forgot to sign out, so tomorrow I'll have to speak with human resources to fix it.Hoy olvidé marcar tarjeta al salir, así que mañana tendré que hablar con recursos humanos para arreglarlo.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
3. (to register the release of)
a. firmar el registro al entregar
He was in charge of signing out firearms to new police officers.Él estaba a cargo de firmar el registro al entregar armas de fuego a los nuevos policías.
b. firmar el registro al retirar
You are welcome to borrow any items from the collection, but please sign them out.Los objetos de la colección están a su disposición, pero por favor firmen el registro al retirarlos.
4. (to gain permission for someone to leave)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Only parents can sign their children out during school time.Solo los padres pueden firmar para que dejen salir a los niños de la escuela durante el horario de clase.
Visitors must be signed out of the premises by a member of personnel when they leave.Aquellos que visitan las oficinas precisan que un miembro del personal firme por ellos al salir.
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sign out
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to s something outregistrar or consignar el préstamo de algo
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. firmar a la salida
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sign out
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
[+hotel guest] firmar el registro (al marcharse); [+employee, visitor] firmar la salida
After the visit to the offices, we had to sign out Patients may walk around the campus by just signing out, but, again, with counselor's okay Following him downstairs to the reception area, where he signed them out, they shook hands
transitive verb
[+item]
you must sign all books out tiene que firmar al retirar cualquier libro
If you borrow school equipment, remember to sign it out Soldiers are not allowed to take rifles home on leave. They also have to give a reason when they sign them out Since the drugs are controlled substances, there is extra administrative work involved in getting drugs released from cabinets and signing out the medication
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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