aguante translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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aguante

  
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1    (=paciencia)   patience  
no tengo ningún aguante con los niños      I have no patience with children  
no tiene ninguna capacidad de aguante      she has no capacity for patience  
2    (=resistencia)     (ante el dolor)    endurance  ,   (ante el cansancio)    stamina, staying power
¿ya estás cansado? ¡qué poco aguante tienes!      are you tired already? you've no staying power o stamina!  
no pongas libros en esa mesa, que tiene muy poco aguante      don't put books on that table, it can't take much weight  
3      (Caribe)  
*   al aguante de algn      behind sb's back  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
al aguante de algn exp.
behind sb's back

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exp.
everyone should face up to their responsibilities
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exp.
I have no patience with children
exp.
my temper is at boiling point
exp.
my temper is about to boil over
exp.
who could sit through an opera that long?
exp.
are you tired already? you've no staying power {o} stamina!
exp.
I bore {o} put up with {o} endured the pain as best as I could
exp.
no one can stand him
exp.
you're impossible {o} insufferable
exp.
we'll dance till we drop
exp.
she has no capacity for patience
exp.
this cold is just unbearable
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'aguante' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
tiene buen aguante para la bebida
exp.
¡no hay quien lo aguante!
exp.
tiene mucho aguante
exp.
tener mucho aguante
[Fig.]
exp.
tener mucho aguante
exp.
tengo mucha correa {or} mucho aguante
"aguante": examples and translations in context
Que la Compañía Charlie aguante en Vierville hasta consigamos blindados. Have Charlie Company hold at Vierville until we can get some armor up there.
La próxima vez, recuérdame que aguante la respiración. Remind me to hold my breath next time.
Supongo que algunas personas tienen aguante. I guess that some people have stamina.
Les deseo aguante, valor y éxito. I wish you stamina, courage and success.
No creí que tuvieras el aguante para otra ronda. I... Boy, I didn't think you had the stomach for another go-around.
- Aunque yo aguante esta humillación no va a llegar muy lejos. Yeah? even if I could stomach the ignominy, you wouldn't get very far.
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