invertir translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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invertir

  
a       vt  
1      (Com, Fin)   to invest     ( en      in)  
2      [+esfuerzo, tiempo]   to invest     ( en      on)   , put in     ( en      on)     
invirtieron una hora en recorrer diez kilómetros      they spent an hour covering ten kilometres  
3      [+figura, objeto]   (=volcar)   to invert, turn upside down  
(=poner al revés)  
to put the other way round, reverse
4    (=cambiar)  
  [+orden]  
to change, invert  
  [+dirección]  
to reverse
5      (Mat)   to invert
b       vi  
invertir en algo      to invest in sth  
c       vpr  
[papeles, relación de fuerzas, tendencia]  
to be reversed
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
invertir v.
1) invest (vt), 2) invert (vt)
[BIZ]

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
vt.
invest
[BIZ]
exp.
to invest in sth
exp.
to reverse the roles
(MODISMOS)
exp.
investing at this time is a gamble
exp.
it could be interesting for you to invest on the stock market
exp.
it's the ideal time to invest in the stock market
exp.
a businessman must invest and take the risk
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'invertir' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
vt.
invertir en
[BIZ]
vt.
invertir en
[BIZ]
exp.
invertir dinero en
exp.
invertir en oro
exp.
invertir dinero en
vi.
invertir en acciones
[BIZ]
exp.
invertir dinero en algo
exp.
invertir dinero en algo
exp.
invertir dinero en una compañía
exp.
invertir el orden de A y B
"invertir": examples and translations in context
Rumanía debe invertir en el desarrollo del transporte ferroviario. Romania has to invest in the development of railway transport.
Debemos invertir en energías alternativas y aprovecharlas. We must invest in and make use of alternative energies.
Es necesario elaborar métodos de invertir estos fondos. It is necessary to elaborate some methods of investing these funds.
Deberíamos aprovechar esta oportunidad para volver a invertir. We should take this opportunity to start investing again.
El Ministerio de Sanidad ha procurado invertir esta situación. Efforts have been undertaken by the Ministry of Health to reverse this situation.
Era pues urgente adoptar medidas para invertir esa tendencia. It was thus urgent to take measures to reverse this trend.
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