continuar


continuar
v.
1 to continue, to go on, to carry on with.
los peregrinos continuaron su camino the pilgrims went or continued on their way
continuar haciendo algo to continue doing o to do something
continúa lloviendo it's still raining
todavía continúa en la empresa she's still with o working for the company
continuará to be continued (historia, programa)
El suplicio continuó The torture continued.
María continuó el trabajo de Ricardo Mary continued John's work.
Me continúa el dolor My pain persists=continues.
2 to keep on, to continue to.
Yo continúo estudiando I keep on studying.
3 to continue to be.
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continuar
Conjugation model [ACTUAR], like {{link=actuar}}actuar
verbo transitivo
1 (proseguir) to continue, carry on
continuó su camino she continued on her way
continuaron su viaje they continued their journey
verbo intransitivo
1 (permanecer, durar) to continue, go on
el espectáculo continúa the show continues
continúa lloviendo it's still raining
Pablo continúa en Praga Pablo is still in Prague
verbo pronominal continuarse
1 (extenderse) to extend, run
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FRASEOLOGÍA
'Continuará' (capítulos, episodios, etc) "To be continued"
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verb
to continue, go on
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1.
VT to continue

el tren continuó su marcha — the train continued its journey

continuó sus estudios en Barcelona — she continued her studies in Barcelona

continuaremos la clase mañana — we will go on with o continue the lesson tomorrow

continuó su vida como antes — he went on with o continued with his life as before

2. VI
1) [historia, espectáculo, guerra] to continue, go on

la búsqueda continuó durante toda la noche — the search continued o went on all night

continúe, por favor — please continue, please go on

la serie continúa la semana que viene — the series continues next week

"continuará" — "to be continued"

pase lo que pase, la vida continúa — come what may, life goes on

2) [en una situación]

la puerta continúa cerrada — the door is still shut, the door remains shut frm

continúa muy grave — she is still in a critical condition, she remains in a critical condition frm

continúa en el mismo puesto de trabajo — she is still in the same post, she remains in the same post frm

continuaba en Noruega — he was still in Norway

continuar con algo — to continue with sth, go on with sth

continuó con su trabajo — he continued with o went on with his work

Pablo continúa con Irene — Pablo is still (together) with Irene

continuar con salud — to be still in good health, remain in good health frm

continuar haciendo algo, continuó leyendo — she continued to read o reading, she went on reading

la policía continuará investigando el caso — the police are to continue o go on investigating the case

a pesar de todo, continúa diciendo lo que piensa — in spite of everything, she continues to speak her mind o she still speaks her mind

continúa lloviendo — it's still raining

continuaba trabajando para ellos — he still worked for them

en cualquier caso continúo siendo optimista — in any case, I remain optimistic o I am still optimistic

3) [camino, carretera] to continue, go on, carry on

el camino continúa hasta la costa — the road continues o goes on o carries on (all the way) to the coast

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1.
verbo transitivo to continue

continuemos la marcha — let's go on o carry on

2.
continuar vi
a) guerra/espectáculo/vida to continue

si las cosas continúan así — if things go on o continue like this

continuará — to be continued

la película continúa en cartelera — the movie is still showing

continuar con algo — to continue with something

continuar + ger: su estado continúa siendo delicado he is still in a weak condition; continúa negándose a declarar she is still refusing to make a statement; continuó diciendo que ... — she went on to say that ...

b) carretera to continue
3.
continuarse v pron (frml) to continue

el camino se continúa en un sendero — the road continues as a path

su obra se continuó en sus discípulos — his work was continued by his disciples

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= continue, go on, linger on, move on, persevere, persist, wrap, keep + going, proceed, push on, press on, recommence, run over, move forward, hang on, carry forward, carry on, go ahead, carry through, soldier on, keep up, roll on, take it from here.
Ex. Thus our catalogs will continue to fail our readers until reconstructed on the basis of the AACR, which has remedied the situation by providing for the consistent use of uniform titles wherever required.
Ex. Several members of the group raised polite brows and implored him to go on.
Ex. The song may be forgotten but among library users the sentiment lingers on.
Ex. Rather readers grow by fits and starts now rushing ahead, now lying fallow, and now moving steadily on.
Ex. It would be uneconomic and foolish to persevere with human assignment of controlled-language terms.
Ex. Nevertheless, it cannot yet be said that all cataloguing is conducted with the use of a computer, and even some major library systems persist with manual cataloguing practices.
Ex. If the width of the report exceeds the line width of your printer, the information will wrap to the next line.
Ex. This article presents ideas which will help the librarian to keep going in the face of budget cuts.
Ex. Before we proceed to look at the operators in detail, a couple of examples may help to make the layout clearer.
Ex. I think we'd better push on to the next topic.
Ex. Hoping the gentler tone and the more relaxed manner meant that her anger was abating, the young man pressed on less apprehensively.
Ex. 'Well,' recommenced the young librarian, buoyed up by the director's interest, 'I believe that everybody is a good employee until they prove differently to me'.
Ex. An initiative for environmental education which will run over the next few years focuses on Victoria region by region.
Ex. This article argues the need to move forward with the infotech culture without abandoning the service culture.
Ex. In libraries, this life cycle may be interrupted because of staff reluctance to part with traditional services, and products may hang on long past the point of real effectiveness.
Ex. In order to carry forward the Chinese cultural heritage it is necessary to research the ancient books.
Ex. If a child detects that no very strong value is placed on reading then he feels no compulsion to develop his own reading skill beyond the minimal, functional level we all need simply to carry on our daily lives in our print-dominated society.
Ex. A plan for the construction and implementation phases will be drawn up, if it is decided to go ahead = Si se decide continuar, se elaborará un plan para las fases de construcción y puesta en práctica .
Ex. Any changes will produce a readjustment of text which will carry through to the end of the text.
Ex. Russell soldiered on in 'Principles of Mathematics', he pleaded a distinction between analysis by way of philosophical definitions and analysis by way of mathematical definitions.
Ex. He was told to 'keep up whatever it is he was doing' because he was doing great!.
Ex. But to make matters worse, and as the drought rolls on, it is very likely that it won't rain again until October or November.
Ex. I had intended to walk him to his classroom, but before I could follow him through the double doors, he said, 'I can take it from here, Papa'.
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* batalla + continuar = battle + rage.
* continuando con la línea de = in the vein of.
* continuar al lado de = stand by.
* continuar así = keep + it up, keep up + the good work, keep up + the great work.
* continuar a trancas y barrancas = bash on.
* continuar avanzando = press on.
* continuar como antes = go on + as before.
* continuar con = go ahead with, proceed to, pursue, pursue + Nombre + further, stick to, build on/upon, go on with, maintain + continuity, maintain + momentum, stick with, stick at.
* continuar con Algo = take + Nombre + further.
* continuar con el buen hacer = keep up + the good work, keep up + the great work.
* continuar con la lectura de = carry on through.
* continuar con + Nombre + en = carry + Nombre + forward into.
* continuar diciendo = go on.
* continuar en = overflow on.
* continuar en esta dirección = proceed + along this way.
* continuar enviando + Nombre = keep + Nombre + coming.
* continuar + Gerundio = go on + Gerundio, keep + Gerundio, keep on + Gerundio.
* continuar haciendo Algo = get on with + Nombre.
* continuar implacablemente = march on.
* continuar inexorablemente = march on.
* continuar irreconciliable con = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar la labor de otros = stand on + the shoulders of giants, stand on + the shoulders of giants, stand on + the shoulders of giants.
* continuar leyendo = read on.
* continuar opuesto a = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar + Posesivo camino = continue on + Posesivo + way.
* continuar realizando una actividad = keep + going.
* continuar siendo = remain.
* continuar siendo importante = remain + big.
* continuar sin agraciarse con = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar sin detenerse = go straight ahead.
* continuar sin reconciliarse son = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar tratando = pursue + Nombre + further.
* continuar viviendo = live on.
* continuar vivo = live on.
* disputa + continuar = dispute + rage.
* estar decidido a continuar = be set to continue.
* la vida continúa = the show must go on.
* la vida + continuar = life + go on.
* polémica + continuar = controversy + rage, argument + rage.
* todo continúa como antes = life goes on as before.
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1.
verbo transitivo to continue

continuemos la marcha — let's go on o carry on

2.
continuar vi
a) guerra/espectáculo/vida to continue

si las cosas continúan así — if things go on o continue like this

continuará — to be continued

la película continúa en cartelera — the movie is still showing

continuar con algo — to continue with something

continuar + ger: su estado continúa siendo delicado he is still in a weak condition; continúa negándose a declarar she is still refusing to make a statement; continuó diciendo que ... — she went on to say that ...

b) carretera to continue
3.
continuarse v pron (frml) to continue

el camino se continúa en un sendero — the road continues as a path

su obra se continuó en sus discípulos — his work was continued by his disciples

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= continue, go on, linger on, move on, persevere, persist, wrap, keep + going, proceed, push on, press on, recommence, run over, move forward, hang on, carry forward, carry on, go ahead, carry through, soldier on, keep up, roll on, take it from here.

Ex: Thus our catalogs will continue to fail our readers until reconstructed on the basis of the AACR, which has remedied the situation by providing for the consistent use of uniform titles wherever required.

Ex: Several members of the group raised polite brows and implored him to go on.
Ex: The song may be forgotten but among library users the sentiment lingers on.
Ex: Rather readers grow by fits and starts now rushing ahead, now lying fallow, and now moving steadily on.
Ex: It would be uneconomic and foolish to persevere with human assignment of controlled-language terms.
Ex: Nevertheless, it cannot yet be said that all cataloguing is conducted with the use of a computer, and even some major library systems persist with manual cataloguing practices.
Ex: If the width of the report exceeds the line width of your printer, the information will wrap to the next line.
Ex: This article presents ideas which will help the librarian to keep going in the face of budget cuts.
Ex: Before we proceed to look at the operators in detail, a couple of examples may help to make the layout clearer.
Ex: I think we'd better push on to the next topic.
Ex: Hoping the gentler tone and the more relaxed manner meant that her anger was abating, the young man pressed on less apprehensively.
Ex: 'Well,' recommenced the young librarian, buoyed up by the director's interest, 'I believe that everybody is a good employee until they prove differently to me'.
Ex: An initiative for environmental education which will run over the next few years focuses on Victoria region by region.
Ex: This article argues the need to move forward with the infotech culture without abandoning the service culture.
Ex: In libraries, this life cycle may be interrupted because of staff reluctance to part with traditional services, and products may hang on long past the point of real effectiveness.
Ex: In order to carry forward the Chinese cultural heritage it is necessary to research the ancient books.
Ex: If a child detects that no very strong value is placed on reading then he feels no compulsion to develop his own reading skill beyond the minimal, functional level we all need simply to carry on our daily lives in our print-dominated society.
Ex: A plan for the construction and implementation phases will be drawn up, if it is decided to go ahead = Si se decide continuar, se elaborará un plan para las fases de construcción y puesta en práctica .
Ex: Any changes will produce a readjustment of text which will carry through to the end of the text.
Ex: Russell soldiered on in 'Principles of Mathematics', he pleaded a distinction between analysis by way of philosophical definitions and analysis by way of mathematical definitions.
Ex: He was told to 'keep up whatever it is he was doing' because he was doing great!.
Ex: But to make matters worse, and as the drought rolls on, it is very likely that it won't rain again until October or November.
Ex: I had intended to walk him to his classroom, but before I could follow him through the double doors, he said, 'I can take it from here, Papa'.
* batalla + continuar = battle + rage.
* continuando con la línea de = in the vein of.
* continuar al lado de = stand by.
* continuar así = keep + it up, keep up + the good work, keep up + the great work.
* continuar a trancas y barrancas = bash on.
* continuar avanzando = press on.
* continuar como antes = go on + as before.
* continuar con = go ahead with, proceed to, pursue, pursue + Nombre + further, stick to, build on/upon, go on with, maintain + continuity, maintain + momentum, stick with, stick at.
* continuar con Algo = take + Nombre + further.
* continuar con el buen hacer = keep up + the good work, keep up + the great work.
* continuar con la lectura de = carry on through.
* continuar con + Nombre + en = carry + Nombre + forward into.
* continuar diciendo = go on.
* continuar en = overflow on.
* continuar en esta dirección = proceed + along this way.
* continuar enviando + Nombre = keep + Nombre + coming.
* continuar + Gerundio = go on + Gerundio, keep + Gerundio, keep on + Gerundio.
* continuar haciendo Algo = get on with + Nombre.
* continuar implacablemente = march on.
* continuar inexorablemente = march on.
* continuar irreconciliable con = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar la labor de otros = stand on + the shoulders of giants, stand on + the shoulders of giants, stand on + the shoulders of giants.
* continuar leyendo = read on.
* continuar opuesto a = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar + Posesivo camino = continue on + Posesivo + way.
* continuar realizando una actividad = keep + going.
* continuar siendo = remain.
* continuar siendo importante = remain + big.
* continuar sin agraciarse con = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar sin detenerse = go straight ahead.
* continuar sin reconciliarse son = remain + unreconciled to.
* continuar tratando = pursue + Nombre + further.
* continuar viviendo = live on.
* continuar vivo = live on.
* disputa + continuar = dispute + rage.
* estar decidido a continuar = be set to continue.
* la vida continúa = the show must go on.
* la vida + continuar = life + go on.
* polémica + continuar = controversy + rage, argument + rage.
* todo continúa como antes = life goes on as before.

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continuar [A18 ]
vt
to continue
va a continuar sus estudios en el extranjero she's going to continue her studies abroad
continuó su vida como si nada hubiera pasado he went on with o continued with his life as if nothing had happened
sus discípulos continuaron su obra her disciples carried on o continued her work
continuemos la marcha let's go on o carry on
—y eso sería un desastre —continuó and that would be catastrophic, he went on o continued
■ continuar
vi
1 «guerra/espectáculo/vida» to continue
si las cosas continúan así if things go on o continue like this
[ S ] continuará to be continued
la película continúa en cartelera the movie is still showing
continúe la defensa (counsel for) the defense may continue
continuar CON algo to continue WITH sth
no pudieron continuar con el trabajo they couldn't continue (with) o go on with the work
continuar + GER:
su estado continúa siendo delicado he is still in a weak condition
continúa negándose a declarar she is still refusing to make a statement
si continúas comportándote así if you continue to behave o go on behaving like this
continuó diciendo que … she went on to say that …, she continued by saying that …
2 «carretera» to continue
la carretera continúa hasta la parte alta de la montaña the road continues (on) to the top of the mountain, the road goes on up to the top of the mountain
continuarse
v pron
(frml); to continue
el camino se continúa en un angosto sendero the road continues as a narrow path
su obra se continuó en la labor de sus discípulos his work was continued in the labor of his disciples
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continuar (conjugate continuar) verbo transitivo
to continue
verbo intransitivo [guerra/espectáculo/vida] to continue;
si las cosas continúan así if things go on o continue like this;


(on signs) continuará to be continued;
la película continúa en cartelera the movie is still showing;

continuar con algo to continue with sth;
continuó diciendo que … she went on to say that …
continuar verbo transitivo & verbo intransitivo
1 to continue, carry on (with)
2 (seguir en un lugar) continúa viviendo en Brasil, he's still living in Brazil
3 (seguir sucediendo) continúa lloviendo, it is still raining
(una película) continuará, to be continued ➣ Ver nota en continue

'continuar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
incapaz
- perdurar
- seguir
English:
carry on
- continue
- go ahead
- go on
- keep
- keep on
- keep up
- remain
- resume
- carry
- go
- hold
- move
- proceed
- pursue
- take
- wear
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continuar
vt
to continue, to carry on with;
los peregrinos continuaron su camino the pilgrims went o continued on their way;
continuarán el partido suspendido mañana the abandoned match will be continued tomorrow
vi
to continue, to go on;
continuar haciendo algo to continue doing o to do sth;
continúa lloviendo it's still raining;
¿continúas viviendo en Brasil? are you still living in Brazil?, do you still live in Brazil?;
continuamos trabajando en el mismo proyecto we are still working on the same project;
continúan con el proyecto they are carrying on with o continuing with the project;
todavía continúa en la empresa she's still with o working for the company;
continúen en sus puestos hasta nueva orden stay at your posts until you receive fresh orders;
continuará [historia, programa] to be continued;
la finca continúa hasta el río the farm extends as far as the river;
el camino continúa por la costa the road continues o carries on along the coast
See also the pronominal verb continuarse
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continuar
I v/t continue
II v/i continue;
continuará to be continued;
continuar haciendo algo continue o carry on doing sth;
continuó nevando it kept on snowing
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continuar {3} v
: to continue
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continuar vb
1. to continue / to carry on [pt. & pp. carried]
continuaremos el debate después de comer we'll continue the discussion after lunch / we'll carry on with the discussion after lunch
continuó escribiendo hasta su muerte she carried on writing until she died
2. (estar todavía) to be still
el buen tiempo continúa the weather is still fine
mira a ver si continúa allí look and see is he's still there

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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