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con·te·ner  Verb
  1. Translate "contener" to English: contain, comprehend, comprise, embody, embosom, embrace, encompass, have, hold, include
    Spanish Synonyms of "contener": abarcar dentro de sí, albergar, comprender, encerrar, incluir, recoger
    Define meaning of "contener": Incluir, llevar o encerrar dentro de sí una cosa a otra.
  2. Ese estudio contiene mucha información, That study contains a lot of info.

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  3. Translate "contener" to English: hold back, keep back, bottle up, check, choke back, fight back, force back, hold in, keep down, refrain, rein back, repress, restrain, stem, stifle, withhold, arrest, bite back, throttle
    Spanish Synonyms of "contener": reprimir, retener, parar, arrestar, bloquear, estancar, frenar, refrenar, represar, echar en sal
    Define meaning of "contener": Reprimir, refrenar, sujetar el movimiento o el impulso de hacer algo. ; Reprimir(se),aguantar(se) o moderar un instinto o una pasión.
  4. Pedro contiene su ira, Peter holds back his anger.

  5. Translate "contener" to English: contain, hold
    Define meaning of "contener": Incluir, llevar o encerrar dentro de sí una cosa a otra.
  6. Esa bolsa contiene melocotones, That bag contains peaches.

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  7. Translate "contener" to English: stanch, stop, staunch
    Spanish Synonyms of "contener": detener el flujo de sangre de, sellar, tapar completamente, tapar parcialmente, taponar, obturar

Verb Conjugation for "contener"
Gerund: conteniendo
Past Participle: contenido
























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