subir de peso
subir de peso
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to add on weight) 
Estás mucho mejor desde que subiste de peso.You look much better since you put on weight.
Al subir de peso, el boxeador pasó de la categoría de peso mosca a la de peso gallo.Upon gaining weight, the boxer went from the flyweight category to the bantamweight category.
transitive verb phrase
2. (to add on) 
a. to put on 
Subí tres kilos de peso estas Navidades.I put on three kilos over Christmas.
b. to gain 
Al parecer lo normal es subir un kilo de peso por mes de embarazo.It seems the usual thing is to gain one kilo per month of pregnancy.
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