Dictionary: letter R

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rack up [rack something up] (losses, sales, points, titles) Gradually increase in number or amount. es:conseguir, llevarse

rake in [rake something in] (cash, money, profits, revenues) Earn or get a lot of money. es:ganar

rake up [rake something up] (scandal, the past, old grivances, quarrel, filth, mistake, misdeeds, story) Remind somebody of unpleasant events in the past. dig up, dredge up es:airear, ventilar

rattle on (insep) Talk continuouly in a boring way. rabbit on es:hablar sin parar

rabbit on (insep) Talk continuouly in a boring way. rattle on es:hablar sin parar

read on (insep) Continue reading after having stopped. es:seguir leyendo

rein in [rein something in] (anger, emotions, excitement, feelings, costs, spending) Prevent something from getting out of control. es:controlar

ring off (insep) Finish a phone conversation. es:cortar

ring up [ring somebody up] Phone somebody. call up, phone up es:llamar

rip off [rip somebody off] Charge somebody too much money. es:estafar

roll in (insep) (money, romours, buses, tanks) Arrive in large numbers. es:llegar

round off 1 [round something off] Change a figure into the nearest whole number. es:redondear

2 finish Bring something to a pleasant end. es:rematar

round up 1 [round something up] (cattle, criminals, suspects) Go after animals to put them altogether somewhere. es:reunir

2 Increase something to the nearest whole number. es:redondear

rub along (insep) Manage to have a satisfactory relationship. es:ir tirando

rub in [rub something in] Keep talking about something that makes another person embarrased or makes them feel bad. es:restregar

rule out [rule something out] (possibility, idea) Exclude something. es:excluir

run away Leave a place by running; escape. es:escapar, huir

run away from [run away from something] (insep) (responsibility, truth, facts, situation, reality) Try to avoid dealing with something. es:rehuir

run into 1 (insep) Hit something with a vehicle. es:chocar

2 (insep) Meet by chance. come across es:toparse con, encontrarse

3 (insep) Experience problems or difficulties. es:encontrar

4 (insep) Reach a certain amount. es:alcanzar

run out [run out, run out of something] (insep) (money, time, patience, petrol, milk, coffee, sugar, supplies) Use something until there's nothing left. es:acabarse, terminarse

run over [run over somebody] (or an animal, often passive) Hit somebody with a car and drive over them. es:atropellar

run up [run something up] (debt, bill, account, overdraft, deficit) Be left with an amount of money you have to pay. es:incurrir, contraer

rush in (insep) Go in in a hurry. rush out es:entrar corriendo

rush off (insep) Leave in a hurry. dash off es:largarse a toda prisa

rush out (insep) Go out in a hurry. rush in es:salir corriendo

 

 

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