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alguien pron indef (persona indeterminada)someone, somebody pron
 one of manyanyone, anybody pron
 in questionsanyone, anybody pron
 ¿Alguien vio lo que pasaba?
 Did anyone see what happened?
alguien loc verb (tener prestigio)someone, somebody pron
 Nunca llegarás a ser alguien si no estudias.
 You'll never be someone if you don't work harder at school.
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Compound Forms:
¿Hay alguien? Is anybody here?
 Is anyone there?
a conveniencia de alguien at someone's convenience
a espaldas de alguien behind someone's back
a favor de alguien USin favor of someone
 UKin favour of someone
a juicio de alguien in someone's judgment, in someone's opinion
a los ojos de alguien in someone's eyes
a los pies de alguien at someone's feet
abrir la puerta a alguien open the door to someone, let someone in
acabar con alguien finish somebody off
 break with someone, break up with someone
acabar de surgir algo a alguien just happened to someone
acordarse mucho de alguien remember someone dearly, fondly
acreditar a alguien como authorize someone as, appoint someone as, designate someone
adaptarse a las necesidades de alguien adapt to someone else's needs
agarrar a alguien con las manos en la masa catch someone red-handed, with their hands in the cookie jar, with their pants down
agotar la paciencia de alguien, agotarle la paciencia a alguien loc verb (cansar, fastidiar)try someone's patience vt
 Juan siempre agota la paciencia de su padre, es un cansino.
 John is always trying his father's patience.
agradecer algo a alguien loc verbthank someone for something vt
al abrigo de alguien in someone's care, under someone's wing
alegrarse por alguien be happy for someone
alguien más anyone else, somebody else
andar con alguien be with someone
andarle de largo a alguien loc verb (cautela, precaución)stay away from someone, avoid someone vt
 informalgive a wide berth to someone vt
animar a alguien encourage someone
apartar a alguien put someone aside
apetecer algo a alguien foodfeel like eating something
aplaudir a alguien applaud someone, give someone a round of applause
apostar por alguien back someone, take someone's side, pull for someone
apostarle algo a alguien make a bet with someone, make a wager with someone
aprender de alguien learn from someone
apretar a alguien los zapatos shoes be too tight for [sb]
 one's shoes pinch
 Those shoes are too tight for her.
 Her shoes pinch her.
apretar las clavijas a alguien tighten someone's bolts
apretar las tuercas a alguien tighten someone's screws, put pressure on [sb] v expr
aprovecharse de alguien take advantage of someone, con someone
apuntar a alguien point to someone
apuntar a alguien con un arma take aim at someone, point a gun at someone
apurar a alguien hurry someone up, hustle someone along
apurar a alguien a hacer algo hurry someone up in doing something
apurar a alguien en algo hurry someone up in something
aquí hay alguien que siempre there's someone here that always…
arrancar la piel a tiras a alguien pull someone's skin off
arrastrar a alguien de los pelos drag someone by their hair
arrastrarse por alguien do anything for someone
arrebatar algo a alguien snatch something from someone
arreglarse con alguien make peace with someone
arrojar a alguien en una celda throw someone in a cell
asaltar a alguien la duda de algo have a doubt about something
asaltar a alguien una duda have a doubt
asesinar a alguien assassinate someone, murder someone
asociar a alguien con algo associate someone with something, make a mental connection between them
atarse a alguien be tied to someone
atender a alguien take care of someone, look after someone, help someone
avisar a alguien tell someone, warn somebody, let someone know
beber los vientos por alguien be madly in love with someone
 be head over heels for someone
brindarle su asistencia a alguien provide assistance to someone
buscar a alguien look for somebody
buscar algo en alguien look for something in someone
buscar las cosquillas a alguien, buscar las cosquillas loc verb (impacientar, irritar)bother someone, annoy someone vt
 informalbug someone vt
caer bien a alguien be liked by someone
caer fatal a alguien make a terrible impression on someone, be hated by someone
caer gordo a alguien be disliked by someone
caer mal a alguien be disliked by someone
caer rendido a los pies de alguien fall at someone's feet, throw oneself at someone's feet vi
cagarse en alguien vpron + nm coloquial, vulgar (expresar enfado, maldecir)someone can go to hell, to hell with someone vi
 vulgarf*** someone vt
 vulgarsomeone can go f*** himself, someone can go f*** herself vt
cagarse en la puta madre de alguien loc interj coloquial, vulgar (expresar enfado, maldecir) vulgarf***ing s*** interj
cagarse en los muertos de alguien loc interj coloquial, vulgar (expresar enfado, maldecir) vulgars***! interj
calentar los cascos a alguien, calentar los cascos loc verb (inquietar, intranquilizar)anger someone, upset someone, irritate someone vt
calentarle la cabeza a alguien get someone worked up, get someone angry
calentarle la sangre a alguien make someone's blood boil
cambiarle la vida a alguien change someone's life
campar alguien por sus respetos loc verb España, coloquial (actuar sin miramientos)do one's own thing v phr
 El niño de los vecinos campa por sus respetos en mi jardín.
cantarle a alguien sing to someone
cantarle cuatro frescas a alguien give someone a piece of one's mind
captar el verdadero carácter de alguien understand someone's true character, understand someone's true nature
cargar a alguien con algo responsibilitycharge someone with something
cargar con alguien give responsibility for someone
castigar a alguien por algo punish someone for something
cerrar la puerta a alguien close the door on someone, shut someone out
cerrarle las puertas a alguien close the doors on someone
citar a alguien make an appointment for someone, make an appointment with someone
coger desprevenido a alguien catch someone unawares, catch someone by surprise, surprise someone
cogerla con alguien loc verb México, coloquial (hostilizar)have it in for v
 take a dislike to v
 El maestro la cogió conmigo, no me deja tranquilo ni un momento.
coincidir con alguien physicalmeet someone, coincide with someone, run into someone
 mentalagree with someone
colaborar con alguien collaborate with someone
colocar a alguien place someone
comentar algo a alguien mention something to someone, bring something up with something
comentarle algo a alguien mention something to someone, bring something up with someone
comerse a alguien con los ojos devour someone with the eyes
comprarle un regalo a alguien buy a gift for someone
concederle algo a alguien grant something to someone
confesar a alguien confess to someone
confiar en alguien trust in someone
confiar en la palabra de alguien trust someone's word
confiarle un secreto a alguien tell someone a secret, trust someone with a secret
constar algo a alguien make something known to someone
consultar con alguien check with someone, ask someone
contar con alguien count on someone, rely on someone
contar con la colaboración de alguien count on someone's collaboration, count on someone's contribution
contestar por alguien answer for someone
contradecir a alguien contradict someone
contratar los servicios de alguien hire someone's services
convencer a alguien de algo convince someone of something
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