EN to dress up
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{verb}

1. general

to dress up
to dress up
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endomingarse {r. v.} [coll.]
to dress up
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encatrinarse {r. v.} [Mex.]
to dress up
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emperifjillarse {r. v.} [coll.]
to dress up (also: to doll up)
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emperifollarse {r. v.} [coll.]
to dress up (also: to disguise oneself)
disfrazarse de algo
to dress up
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emperolarse {vb} [Ven.] [coll.]
to dress up (also: to massage)
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maquillar {v.t.} [Spa.] (datos, cifras)

2. "in fancy dress"

to dress up (also: to dress up, to clothe)
It is not enough to dress up the policies; they perhaps need changing.
No basta con disfrazar las políticas; puede que necesiten cambios.
However, all this is an attempt to dress up the product in order to hide its real dangers from the electorate.
Sin embargo, todo esto es un intento de disfrazar el producto para ocultar al electorado sus peligros reales.
me voy a disfrazar de pirata

3. "dress smartly"

to dress up
to dress up

4. "idea, plan"

to dress up (also: to dress up, to clothe)
It is not enough to dress up the policies; they perhaps need changing.
No basta con disfrazar las políticas; puede que necesiten cambios.
However, all this is an attempt to dress up the product in order to hide its real dangers from the electorate.
Sin embargo, todo esto es un intento de disfrazar el producto para ocultar al electorado sus peligros reales.
me voy a disfrazar de pirata

Context sentences for "to dress up" in Spanish

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EnglishI think he is used to saying bluntly what a number of his colleagues in the Commission dress up.
Creo que está acostumbrado a decir sin rodeos lo que varios de sus colegas en la Comisión disfrazan.
EnglishNo strategy can dress up something that remains the same.
Ninguna estrategia puede enmascarar algo que sigue siendo lo mismo.
EnglishYou have not allowed them to dress up with doctrine, ideology or religion, the horror to which they subject their victims.
No les han permitido engalanar con doctrina, ideología o religión el horror al que someten a sus víctimas.
Englishthe dress zips up at the back
el vestido se cierra con una cremallera en la espalda
Englishshe can whip up a dress in an afternoon
es capaz de hacerse un vestido en una tarde
EnglishThe report seeks to dress itself up in rhetoric surrounding the defence of consumers and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
El informe trata de utilizar el disfraz de la defensa de los consumidores y las pequeñas y medianas empresas.
Englishthe dress zips up at the back
el vestido se cierra con un cierre en la espalda
Englishwhat did you dress up as for the carnival?
Englishthe dress zips up at the back
el vestido se cierra con un zíper en la espalda
EnglishThe report seeks to obtain new benefits for capital, an aim which it does its best to dress up with modern justifications.
Este informe tiene la función de aportar nuevas ventajas al capital, esforzándose por arroparlas con justificaciones modernas.
EnglishThe report seeks to obtain new benefits for capital, an aim which it does its best to dress up with modern justifications.
. (FR) Este informe tiene la función de aportar nuevas ventajas al capital, esforzándose por arroparlas con justificaciones modernas.
Englishwill you zip up my dress?
Englishwill you do my dress up?
Englishthey dress up for fun
Englishto dress sb up in sth
Englishto dress up as sth
EnglishThe political hypocrisy of using the word 'social' to dress up an increasingly rampant capitalism is compounded here by a very foolish error.
La hipocresía política que consiste en aplicar el epíteto "social" a un capitalismo cada vez más desenfrenado, se duplica aquí con una verdadera necedad.
EnglishThe political hypocrisy of using the word'social ' to dress up an increasingly rampant capitalism is compounded here by a very foolish error.
La hipocresía política que consiste en aplicar el epíteto " social " a un capitalismo cada vez más desenfrenado, se duplica aquí con una verdadera necedad.
EnglishTo claim that Europe is increasing France's power in the world is nothing but a miserable attempt to dress up as politics the outpourings of vanity and the need for personal glorification.
Afirmar que Europa aumenta el poder de Francia en el mundo no es sino un miserable intento de dar un tinte político a los parloteos de la vanidad y la necesidad de glorificación.
EnglishI will dress it up in a question that has still not been answered by this directive: why are we so reluctant to recognise qualifications obtained outside the European Union?
Voy a formularlo en forma de una pregunta a la que la presente directiva tampoco da respuesta:¿por qué ponemos tantas trabas para el reconocimiento de los títulos obtenidos fuera de la Unión Europea?