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they piped the admiral aboard exp.
con el silbato avisaron al almirante de que subiera a bordo

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
música ambiental
hilo musical
subir a bordo ; abordar
¡viajeros, al tren!
subir a bordo
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1      (referring to particular people, things)   
1.1      (emphatic, to avoid ambiguity)    ellos (-ellas)     
we went to the cinema but they didn't      nosotros fuimos al cine pero ellos no  
I spoke to my sisters and they agreed with me      hablé con mis hermanas y ellas estaban de acuerdo conmigo  
it's they who ...      son ellos quienes ...  
we work harder than they do      trabajamos más que ellos  
Don't translate the subject pronoun when not emphasizing or clarifying:  
they're fine, thank you      están bien, gracias  
they're yellow      son amarillos  
1.3    frm   they who ...      los que ..., quienes ...  
2      (referring to "someone", "anyone")    if anyone tells you otherwise, they're mistaken      si alguien te dice lo contrario, no tiene razón  
3      (generalizing)    they say that ...      se dice que ..., dicen que ...  
as they say      como dicen, según dicen  
they are making it illegal      lo van a hacer ilegal  

they'd       they would       they had  
they'll       they will       they shall  
they're       they are  
they've       they have  
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they'd, they'll, they're, they've

"they piped the admiral aboard": examples and translations in context
Well, Number One, let's go and welcome the Admiral aboard. Riker, vamos a recibir al almirante.
Well, Number One, let's go and welcome the admiral aboard. Número uno, vamos a recibir al almirante.
Of course, if other officials found guilty superiors, They piped to the prison or the gallows without thinking. Claro que si otros funcionarios superiores a mí le encontraran culpable, no tendrían reparo en enviarle a la cárcel o al garrote vil.
I piped the macaroons way too thick. Me toqué los macarrones demasiado gruesas.
The admiral signalled for fresh goblets. El almirante hizo una seña para conseguir nuevas copas.
The Admiral has ordered a complete blackout. El Almirantazgo ha ordenado oscuridad total en los barcos.
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