Translation: from spanish

to enjoy life

  • 1 saber vivir

    v.
    to enjoy life to the full.
    * * *
    to enjoy life

    Spanish-English dictionary > saber vivir

  • 2 contar con

    v.
    1 to count on, to bank on, to calculate on, to call on.
    No contaba con ese inconveniente I did not count on that snag.
    2 to count on, to bargain for, to budget for, to bargain on.
    No contaba con ese inconveniente I did not count on that snag.
    3 to have, to enjoy.
    Cuento con una buena casa I have a good house.
    4 to plan on, to expect to, to calculate on, to figure on.
    Cuento con estar bien para esa fecha I count on being OK by then.
    5 to meet with, to have.
    El proyecto cuenta con su aprobación The project meets with his approval.
    * * *
    to rely on, count on
    * * *
    = hold, count on, have at + Posesivo + disposal, bank on, set + your watch by
    Ex. If the search is made with a call number, a summary of copies with that call number which are held by the library is first displayed.
    Ex. Bookstores can no longer count on customers buying books if there is a more attractive entertainment option.
    Ex. But this would require time and competencies, which not all policy makers have at their disposal.
    Ex. Don't bank on it, there can be bright sunshine, hailstones, drizzle, pouring rain and snowflurries in any given hour of the day.
    Ex. There are a few things you can count on; I mean really set your watch by in life.
    * * *
    = hold, count on, have at + Posesivo + disposal, bank on, set + your watch by

    Ex: If the search is made with a call number, a summary of copies with that call number which are held by the library is first displayed.

    Ex: Bookstores can no longer count on customers buying books if there is a more attractive entertainment option.
    Ex: But this would require time and competencies, which not all policy makers have at their disposal.
    Ex: Don't bank on it, there can be bright sunshine, hailstones, drizzle, pouring rain and snowflurries in any given hour of the day.
    Ex: There are a few things you can count on; I mean really set your watch by in life.

    Spanish-English dictionary > contar con

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