• WordReference
  • Collins

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
enredar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (objetos, materiales) (fibers)tangle vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  tangle up, mess up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 El gato ha estado enredando los ovillos de lana.
enredar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (a alguien: confundir)confuse vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El decano enredó a los alumnos con sus preguntas.
enredar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (complicar, entorpecer) (things)mix up, mess up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 La nueva ley sobre el divorcio no ha hecho más que enredar las cosas.
enredar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). España (molestar) (nervous action)fidget with vi + prep
  (colloquial, US)mess with, fool with, fiddle with vi + prep
 Niño, deja de enredar con la pelota.
 Kid, stop fidgeting with the ball.
enredar en vtr + prep (comprometer, involucrar)be mixed up in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get mixed up in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 A mí me enredaron en este lío del contrabando de cigarrillos.
 He was mixed up in smuggling cigarettes.
enredarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (equivocarse, confundirse)get confused v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Me enredé en la salida de la autopista.
enredarse con v prnl + prep (asociarse, relacionarse)get involved with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  hang around with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get mixed up with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 De joven se enredó con las bandas callejeras.
 When he was young, he got involved with street gangs.
enredarse con v prnl + prep coloquial (relación amorosa: liarse)get involved with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (sexual relationship)have an affair with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Su hijo mayor se enredó con una muchacha y se fue a vivir con ella.
enredarse en v prnl + prep (reñirse, enfrentarse)be tussled, be quarreled v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (slang, US)get into it v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  have a fight about v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Cuando falleció su padre, los dos hermanos menores se enredaron en una disputa legal.
 
Additional Translations
SpanishEnglish
enredarse en v prnl + prep (comprometerse, involucrarse)get wrapped up in [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get dragged into [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Para serte franca, prefiero no enredarme en asuntos turbios.
enredar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (manipular, usar)complicate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

'enredar' found in these entries
In the Spanish description:
English:


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

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

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

Advertisements

Word of the day: worry | pin

Advertisements

Infórmanos de los anuncios inapropiados.
Become a WordReference Supporter to view the site ad-free.