upside-down V

Spanish translation: está en posición de "V" invertida / al revés

13:07 Oct 20, 2004
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / yoga
English term or phrase: upside-down V
In a conference room, Mr. Maccari is holding an upside-down V position.
marita
Spanish translation:está en posición de "V" invertida / al revés
Explanation:
I think either of these options explains it. (I used to practice yoga).
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margaret caulfield
Local time: 05:22
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Summary of answers provided
5 +5está en posición de "V" invertida / al revés
margaret caulfield
5 +1posición/postura en forma de V invertida
Rossana Triaca
5posición invertida en forma de V
Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
5 -1boca arriba en forma de v
Xenia Wong
4posición del perro invertida
Alan Murillo


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
upside-down v
boca arriba en forma de v


Explanation:
sug.

Xenia Wong
Local time: 22:22
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 54

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  margaret caulfield: Sorry, Xenia. This time I disagree. Boca arriba means he would be facing upwards, and I don't think it's the case here. Saludos.
7 mins
  -> Thanks Margaret. But if you think about it, upside could mean looking upwards and still do the "V" position.
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
está en posición de "V" invertida / al revés


Explanation:
I think either of these options explains it. (I used to practice yoga).

margaret caulfield
Local time: 05:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 28
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Classic girl
30 mins
  -> Thanks, Classic Girl

agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
1 hr
  -> Thanks, Gabriela

agree  Andrea Torre: en yoga al menos se dice así, posición de V invertida
1 hr
  -> Thanks, Andrea

agree  Marcela Russo
2 hrs

agree  Mar Brotons
1 day 19 hrs
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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
upside-down v
posición invertida en forma de V


Explanation:
suerte

Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
Spain
Local time: 05:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 172
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33 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
upside-down v
posición del perro invertida


Explanation:
A la posición en V se le conoce también como "posición del perro" o "asana del perro". Así que esta sería una posibilidad.
Mucha suerte!

Alan Murillo
Local time: 22:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
upside-down v position
posición/postura en forma de V invertida


Explanation:
The V is upside-down, not the person. Check the picture to know what posture is!

Good luck,
Rossana

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Note added at 1 hr 59 mins (2004-10-20 15:06:27 GMT)
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A.Assume an upside-down V position, with your butt in the air and your hands directly in line with your shoulders.

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Note added at 1 hr 59 mins (2004-10-20 15:07:12 GMT)
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Mhhh... it seems only text is allowed...


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Rossana Triaca
Uruguay
Local time: 00:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 3

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Classic girl
29 mins

neutral  margaret caulfield: I have tried to see your picture about 5 times and cannot connect, so I can no other opinion than the one I gave initially.
1 hr
  -> Margaret, you are on the right; my comment was aimed at Xenia (your post wasn't there when I answered). The position is simply /\ (an upside-down V!). I´ll try lo upload the picture & text...
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