aprieto

Escuchar:


Inflexiones de 'aprieto' (nm): mpl: aprietos

Del verbo apretar: (conjugar)
aprieto es:
1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo
  • WordReference
  • Collins
In this page: aprieto; apretar

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
aprieto nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (apuro económico)predicament, squeeze nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Estoy en un aprieto económico porque hace mucho tiempo que no tengo trabajo.
 I'm in a financial predicament (or: squeeze) because I've been out of work for a while.
aprieto nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (situación delicada)predicament, awkward situation, tight spot nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Cuando les pilló el director rompiendo el cristal del aula se vieron en un aprieto.
 When the school principal caught them breaking the classroom window they found themselves in a predicament (or: tight spot).
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
apretar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (coger con fuerza)squeeze vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Tomó mi mano entre las suyas y la apretó.
 He took my hand in his and squeezed it.
apretar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (ropa, calzado: oprimir)be too tight v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Ha engordado y la cintura de la falda le aprieta.
 She's gained weight, so the waistband of her skirt is now too tight.
apretar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (ajustar, presionar)tighten vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Aprieta el tornillo de la silla que la pata está floja.
 Tighten the screw in the chair, the leg is loose.
apretar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). figurado (presionar a alguien)put pressure on v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  pressure vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  press, push vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 La aprietas demasiado y le generas demasiada tensión.
 You put too much pressure on her, and you make her tense.
apretarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (apiñarse, amontonarse)be squashed together, be squeezed together v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be pressed together v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 La gente se apretaba en el centro comercial el último día de la liquidación de verano.
 Everyone was squashed (or: squeezed) together in the shopping centre on the last day of the summer sales.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

'aprieto' aparece también en las siguientes entradas:
In the Spanish description:
English:


Forum discussions with the word(s) "aprieto" in the title:

See Google Translate's machine translation of 'aprieto'.

In other languages: French | Portuguese | Italian | German | Dutch | Swedish | Polish | Romanian | Czech | Greek | Turkish | Chinese | Japanese | Korean | Arabic

Advertisements

Word of the day: smart | drag

Advertisements

Infórmanos de los anuncios inapropiados.