tapete translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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tapete

  
      sm   (=mantel)   tablecloth   (usually lace or embroidered)     
(=paño)  
runner  
(=alfombrita)  
rug        tapete verde      (Naipes)   card table  
MODISMOS estar sobre el tapete      to be under discussion  
MODISMOS poner un asunto sobre el tapete      to put a matter up for discussion  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
estar sobre el tapete exp.
to be under discussion
(MODISMOS)

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to put a matter up for discussion
(MODISMOS)
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'tapete' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
el tapete
exp.
tapete verde
n.
el tapete de ratón
exp.
estar sobre el tapete
[UK] (IDIOMS)
exp.
poner algo sobre el tapete
[UK]
exp.
hay dos propuestas sobre el tapete
"tapete": examples and translations in context
Es la única propuesta sobre el tapete. It is the only proposal on the table.
Señor Comisario, ponga este acuerdo sobre el tapete inmediatamente. Commissioner, put this agreement on the table immediately.
Kamil, ponlo en el tapete. Kamil, put it down on the rug.
No se puede ocultar el cadáver debajo del tapete. You can't sweep that carcass under the rug.
Mi carta se fue bajo el tapete. My letter went under the carpet.
Y tampoco me gusta estar sobre el tapete. I also don't like being on the carpet.
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