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creces

  
      sfpl  
1    con creces      amply, fully  
superó las expectativas con creces      she far exceeded o surpassed all expectations  
superó con creces el récord      he beat the record by a long way o a long chalk, he smashed the record  
pagar con creces un error      to pay dearly for a mistake  
pagó con creces lo que debía      he paid back the full amount and more, he gave back everything he owed and more  
había cumplido su obligación con creces      he had amply carried out his obligation  
devolver un favor/el cariño con creces      to return a favour/sb's affection hundredfold  
2      (Cos)   room to let out  
para los niños se hace la ropa con creces      children's clothes are made to be let out  
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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
amply
exp.
fully
exp.
to pay dearly for a mistake
exp.
he beat the record by a long way {o} a long chalk
exp.
he smashed the record
exp.
he paid back the full amount and more
exp.
he gave back everything he owed and more
exp.
sales have far exceeded our expectations
exp.
she far exceeded {o} surpassed all expectations
exp.
to return a favour/sb's affection hundredfold
exp.
he had amply carried out his obligation
exp.
there is mounting excitement
exp.
excitement is growing
exp.
it's astonishing how quickly the city is growing
exp.
there are growing fears of an armed conflict
exp.
add one stitch at the neck
exp.
increase one stitch at the neck
exp.
whatever you say to him he still gets all full of himself {o} his head still starts to swell
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'creces' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
había cumplido con creces mi obligación
exp.
¡le devolví los malos modales con creces!
adv.
a montones ; con creces
[Fam.]
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"creces": examples and translations in context
Mañana creces y empieza tu verdadera felicidad. Tomorrow you grow up and your true happiness begins.
Es común cuando creces en Hunts Point. Not surprising when you grow up in Hunts Point.
Cuando creces... tu corazón muere. When you grow up, your heart dies.
Cuando creces con un padre que pasa su vida trabajando en los molinos tiendes a adquirir un temple a temprana edad. Well, when you grow up with a father who spent his life working in the mills, you tend to get a spine at an early age.
Cuando creces, nunca escuchas a tu hermano mayor. When you grow up, don't ever listen to your big brother.
Y creces sabiendo que no tienes una vida. And you grow up... already knowing that you don't have a life.
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