Abrigo in english
abrigar = nurse ; nestle ; wrap + Nombre + up.Example: Not the least of its advantages is its maximum visibility to other library users, perhaps nursing unasked questions of their own.Example: Nestled among the majestic white pines in central Wisconsin are 17 lakeside cabins located on a secluded spot on beautiful Castle Rock Lake.Example: We wrapped her up and put her on her back and she slept until 5:30 this morning.
» abrigar bien = dress + warmly .Example: Dress infants and children warmly for outdoor activities.
» abrigar esperanza = foster + hope ; cherish + hope .Example: The simplest way to foster hope is to examine the goals that emerge from our desires and ambitions. Example: If a woman receives a bouquet of damask roses in springtime, she will have a faithful lover; but if she received them in winter, she will cherish blasted hopes.
» abrigarse = mantle up .Example: She mantled up for the cold English climate, dressing boots, a leather jacket and a wool cap.
» abrigarse bien = wrap up + warm ; dress + warmly .Example: Researchers into the common cold say 'catching a chill' really does help colds develop -- and are advising to 'wrap up warm' to keep viruses at bay. Example: Dress infants and children warmly for outdoor activities.
abrigo = coat ; overcoat.Example: The article is entitled 'The technicolor coat of the academic library personnel officer: the evolution from paper-pusher to policy maker'.Example: Sometimes I wonder if someday I will meet someone whose presence won't feel like an ill-fitting overcoat, like something heavy in my pocket that I should've left at home.
» abrigo de pieles = fur coat .Example: The author likens the activity of scientometrics to the measurement of a fur coat with a micrometer.
» al abrigo de = on the lee side of .Example: Wind turbines with a horizontal axis may be upwind or downwind machines, ie the rotor may be facing the wind, or on the lee side of the tower.
» dar abrigo = provide + shelter ; give + shelter .Example: Rescuing and providing shelter for badly injured stray cats is eating into her savings but she is undettered. Example: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today said he was thankful to the Indian people for giving shelter to Tibetans.
» ropa de abrigo = warm clothing ; warm clothes .Example: Warm clothing is recommended, as cool temperatures can be expected on the river = Se recomienda llevar ropa de abrigo, por la posibilidad de bajas temperaturas en la zona del río. Example: Food, tents, warm clothes needed in China after quake.