solo1


solo1
1 = alone, lonely [lonelier -comp., loneliest -sup.], on + Posesivo + own, solo, unattended, all by + Reflexivo, by + Reflexivo, lorn.
Ex. I do not think I am alone in believing there is a need for significant change, for reshaping our educational programs as well as our institutional goals and philosophies.
Ex. A lengthy list may be printed off-line and sent through the mail, rather than have the user maintain a lonely vigil at the terminal.
Ex. As a concluding exercise, therefore, it would be helpful for you to try some examples of analysis and translation on your own.
Ex. Many subjects lend themselves to a quasi-arithmetical arrangement, eg music: solos, duets, trios, etc.
Ex. He was hired to bring the library up to speed after a period of 2 years when it had been unattended by a librarian.
Ex. One can only cultivate one's virtues all by oneself, and no one else can take one's place.
Ex. Certainly, it is possible to do it by oneself.
Ex. I felt lorn and bereft, then suddenly it was gone, leaving me empty and shaken the way a storm shakes the land and the sea.
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* a cargo de una sola persona = one-man band.
* Algo a cargo de una sola persona = one-person operation.
* aparecer por sí solo = stand on + Posesivo + own.
* aparecer solo = stand + alone.
* arreglárselas solo = losers weepers.
* a solas = by + Reflexivo.
* a un solo espacio = single-spaced.
* aventura de una sola noche = one-night stand.
* con una sola acción = in one action.
* con un solo brazo = one-armed.
* con un solo filo = single-edge.
* con un solo ojo = one-eyed.
* cuchillo de un solo uso = disposable knife.
* dejar a Alguien que se las apañe solo = leave + Pronombre + to + Posesivo + own devices.
* dejar a Alguien que se las arregle solo = leave + Pronombre + to + Posesivo + own devices.
* dejar que Alguien se las arregle solo = leave (up) to + Posesivo + own resources.
* dejar solo = leave + Alguien + alone, leave + Nombre + alone, leave + Nombre + undisturbed.
* de una sola cara = single sided.
* de una sola escritura = write-once.
* de una sola persona = one-man.
* de una sola vez = once-only, at one pull, at one whack, in one shot, in one lump, in one action, in one go, in one fell swoop, at one fell swoop.
* de un solo brazo = one-armed.
* de un solo filo = single-edge.
* de un solo ojo = one-eyed.
* de un solo uso = disposable, single-use.
* en una sola columna = single columned, single-column.
* escrito por un solo autor = single authored [single-authored].
* estar solo = stand + alone, be on + Posesivo + own.
* forma de un solo fondo = single-faced mould.
* forma de un solo fondo para papel verjurado = single-faced laid mould.
* hacerlo solo = do + it + on + Posesivo + own.
* jugárselo todo a una sola carta = put + all (of) + Posesivo + eggs in one basket.
* ligue de una sola noche = one-night stand.
* ni una sola vez = not once (did).
* plato de un solo uso = disposable plate.
* por sí solo = by itself, for its/their own sake, on its own, in and of + Reflexivo.
* por sí solos = by themselves, in themselves.
* por uno solo = solo.
* ser de un solo uso = be a one-trip pony.
* servilleta de un solo uso = disposable napkin.
* sin demorarse un (solo) minuto = without a moment wasted, without a wasted moment, without a minute wasted, without a wasted minute.
* sin desperdiciar un (solo) minuto = without a wasted moment, without a minute wasted, without a wasted minute.
* sin perder un (solo) minuto = without a moment wasted, without a wasted moment, without a minute wasted, without a wasted minute.
* solas = all by + Reflexivo.
* solo ante el peligro = out on a limb.
* tenedor de un solo uso = disposable fork.
* tener que arreglárselas solo = leave (up) to + Posesivo + own resources, leave to + Posesivo + own devices.

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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