Spanish translation of 'supposing'
en el caso de que
- (= assume)
⇒ let us suppose that
pongamos por caso que
⇒ but just suppose he's right
y ¿si tiene razón?
⇒ supposing it rains, what shall we do?
pongamos que llueve, entonces ¿qué hacemos?
⇒ always supposing he comes
siempre y cuando venga
⇒ even supposing that were true
aun en el caso de que fuera verdad
- (= assume, believe)
⇒ I suppose she'll come
supongo que vendrá
⇒ I don't suppose she'll come
no creo que venga
⇒ you'll accept, I suppose?
aceptarás, supongo, ¿no?
⇒ who do you suppose was there?
¿quién crees tú que estaba allí?
⇒ you don't suppose they'd start without us, do you?
no empezarán sin nosotros, ¿verdad?I suppose so/not
supongo que sí/no
⇒ to be supposed to do sth: you're supposed to be in bed by ten
tendrías que estar acostado a las diez
⇒ you're not supposed to do that
no deberías hacer eso
⇒ you're supposed to be my friend!
¡yo creía que eras mi amigo!
⇒ what am I supposed to have done wrong now?
¿qué se supone que he hecho mal ahora?
⇒ what's that supposed to mean?
¿qué quieres decir con eso?
⇒ he's supposed to be an expert
se le supone un experto
- (in requests, suggestions)
⇒ do you suppose we could take a lunch break now?
¿podríamos hacer un descanso para almorzar ahora?
⇒ do you suppose you could wrap this up for me?
¿podrías envolverme esto?
⇒ I don't suppose you could lend me ten pounds
¿no podrías prestarme diez libras?
⇒ suppose we talk about something else now
¿y si hablamos sobre algo distinto ahora?
- (= presuppose)
Example Sentences Including 'suppose'
I suppose there'd be some women there who'd let Boris put the hard word on'em.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
They were identical twins, not more than fifteen, I suppose.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He unchained the door and opened up: `I suppose I've been expecting you for some time now.THE EXECUTION (2002)
'supposing' in Other Languages
- Arabic: عَلى فَرَضِ أَنَّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: supondo que
- Chinese: 假如
- Croatian: pretpostavljeno
- Czech: dejme tomu, že
- Danish: forudsat at
- Dutch: veronderstel dat
- European Spanish: suponiendo que
- Finnish: jos
- French: en supposant que
- German: angenommen
- Greek: έστω
- Italian: e se
- Japanese: もし･･･と仮定するならば
- Korean: ...이라고 가정하면
- Norwegian: forutsatt at
- Polish: przypuśćmy, że
- Portuguese: supondo que
- Romanian: să presupunem
- Russian: если бы
- Spanish: suponiendo que
- Swedish: antag om
- Thai: ถ้าสมมุติว่า
- Turkish: diyelim ki
- Ukrainian: якщо
- Vietnamese: giả sử
Translation of supposing from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary