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v. ponerse

Translation: set

Definition of ponerse in English

En relación con un astro: Ocultarse en el horizonte.

Definition of ponerse in Spanish

Of a star, to sink below the horizon.

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v. ponerse bocabajo

Translation: lie face down

Definition of ponerse bocabajo in English

Tumbarse con la cara o el vientre hacia el suelo.

Synonyms of ponerse bocabajo in English

ponerse boca abajo

Definition of ponerse bocabajo in Spanish

To assume a recumbent position with the front of the head and belly towards the ground.

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v. ponerse bueno

Translation: recuperate

Definition of ponerse bueno in English

Recobrar el correcto funcionamiento del organismo.

Synonyms of ponerse bueno in English

sanarcurarserecuperarse

Definition of ponerse bueno in Spanish

To regain the correct functioning of the organism.

Synonyms of ponerse bueno in Spanish

get betterrecoverget well

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v. ponerse de espaldas

Translation: face backwards

Definition of ponerse de espaldas in English

Colocarse mirando hacia el lado contrario a un punto de referencia.

Definition of ponerse de espaldas in Spanish

To position oneself to be looking opposite to a reference point.

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v. ponerse de frente

Translation: face forwards

Definition of ponerse de frente in English

Colocarse mirando hacia un punto de referencia.

Definition of ponerse de frente in Spanish

To position oneself to be looking towards a reference point.

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v. ponerse de puntillas

Translation: stand on one´s toes

Definition of ponerse de puntillas in English

Apoyarse sobre la parte inferior de las puntas de los pies.

Definition of ponerse de puntillas in Spanish

To support oneself on the bottom of the tips of the feet.

Synonyms of ponerse de puntillas in Spanish

stand on tip toe

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v. ponerse en pie

Translation: stand up

Definition of ponerse en pie in English

Pasar de estar sentado o tumbado a estar apoyado sobre los pies en posición vertical.

Synonyms of ponerse en pie in English

levantarseponerse de piepararse

Definition of ponerse en pie in Spanish

To move from a sitting or lying position to an upright position, supported on the feet.

Synonyms of ponerse en pie in Spanish

get up