the tables are turned translation | English-Spanish dictionary

the tables are turned adv. adj.
se volvieron las tornas

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
dar la vuelta a la tortilla
volver las tornas a {or} contra algn
en las mesas había montones {or} montañas de comida
hay dos propuestas sobre el tapete
en {or} sobre la mesa
quitar la mesa
por debajo de la mesa ; por debajo del agua [Mx.]
[Fig.] de manera clandestina
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a       adj   actuarial
b       cpd  
   actuarial tables             npl   tablas    fpl   actuariales
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"the tables are turned": examples and translations in context
On the forest floor, the tables are turned. En el suelo del bosque, los papeles se invierten.
And now the tables are turned, and I don't know if I can trust you. Ahora todo ha cambiado y yo soy el que desconfío.
So now we find the tables are turned. Ahora vemos que se invirtieron los roles.
What do we do when the tables are turned? ¿Qué hacemos cuando todo está patas arriba?
The D1X was based on the Nikon F5 but the tables are turned with the D2X. La D1X estaba basada sobre la Nikon F5 pero la situación ha cambiado con la D2X.
Let us take a look at what happens when the tables are turned and the public administrator wants to find out what we citizens are doing. Echemos un vistazo a lo que ocurre si cambiamos las tornas y los administradores públicos son los que quieren averiguar lo que hacen los ciudadanos.
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