"to put the lid on" translation into Spanish

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"to put the lid on" in Spanish

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EN to put the lid on
volume_up
{verb}

to put the lid on (also: to put the top on)
volume_up
cerrar {v.t.} (frasco)
Mr President, the stability pact needs to put the lid on any possibility of an over-flexible budgetary policy.
Señor Presidente, el pacto de estabilidad ha de cerrar las brechas a una política presupuestaria flexible.

Similar translations for "to put the lid on" in Spanish

put noun
put verb
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to put verb
the adverb
Spanish
the article
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the
to the preposition
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lid noun
on adjective
on preposition

Context sentences for "to put the lid on" in Spanish

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EnglishI therefore think that we need to put the lid on this tendency simply to continue in our old ways.
Pienso por tanto que debemos acabar con esta tendencia a seguir como siempre.
Englishto put the lid on to keep it hot
Englishto put the lid on the box
Englishput a lid on it, will you!
Englishput a lid on it, will you!
EnglishIt must be something, since otherwise it would not have acted in this way, i.e. trying to protect its own employees and trying to put the lid on publicity by shutting itself off.
Algo tiene que haber, ya que de no ser así no habría actuado de esta manera, es decir, cerrándose y tratando de proteger a sus empleados y de oscurecer la transparencia.
EnglishIt must be something, since otherwise it would not have acted in this way, i. e. trying to protect its own employees and trying to put the lid on publicity by shutting itself off.
Algo tiene que haber, ya que de no ser así no habría actuado de esta manera, es decir, cerrándose y tratando de proteger a sus empleados y de oscurecer la transparencia.