on = en preposition

1on

adverb

Spanish Translation of ON

1
(indicating contact with a surface) put the top on pon la tapa he has a hat on lleva un sombrero puesto
2
(indicating forward movement) from that moment on a partir de ese momento farther on más adelante
3
(indicating operation or an operating position) turn the light on prende la luz

2on

adjective

Spanish Translation of ON

1
(being in operation) the radio is on el radio está prendido
2
(taking place) the game is on el juego ha comenzado
3
to be on to : estar enterado de

3on

preposition

Spanish Translation of ON

1
(indicating location or position) : en, sobre, encima de on the table en/sobre la mesa, encima de la mesa shadows on the wall sombras en la pared on foot/horseback a pie/caballo on one's hands and knees a gatas she kissed him on the cheek lo besó en la mejilla on page 102 en la página 102 on a web site en un sitio web
2
by, beside : junto a, al lado de a house on the lake una casa junto al lago
3
at, to : a it's on the right está a la derecha
4
aboard, in : en, a on the plane en el avión he got on the train subió al tren
5
(indicating time) she worked on Saturdays trabajaba los sábados every hour on the hour cada hora en punto
6
(indicating means or agency) : por he cut himself on a tin can se cortó con una lata to talk on the telephone hablar por teléfono
7
(indicating source) : de to live on a salary vivir de un sueldo it runs on diesel funciona con diesel based on fact basado en hechos reales
8
according to: de, según on good authority de buena fuente
9
(indicating a state or process) : en on fire en llamas on the increase en aumento on sale rebajado
10
(indicating connection or membership) : en on a committee en una comisión
11
(indicating an activity) on vacation de vacaciones on a diet a dieta
12
about, concerning : sobre a book on insects un libro sobre insectos reflect on that reflexiona sobre eso
13
: tomando to be on medication tomar medicamentos to be on drugs drogarse
14
on it familiar don't worry—I'm on it no te preocupes, yo me encargo de eso
15
on one : encima I don't have it on me no lo llevo/tengo encima
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on someone : por cuenta de alguien drinks are on the house invita la casa

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