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Principal Translations
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (tirar)pull vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 No jales la puerta, mejor empújala.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (atraer, acercar)pull vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 La jaló hacía él para darle un beso.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (arrastrar, mover)pull, drag vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Seis perros pueden jalar el trineo.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). coloquial (funcionar)work vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Hace años que ya no jala mi tocadiscos.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). coloquial (inhalar)inhale vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (UK)draw vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Jaló el humo del cigarrillo violentamente buscando relajarse.
 He deeply inhaled the smoke of his cigarette, trying to calm his nerves.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (beber alcohol)drink vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (drinking)guzzle vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (drinking)binge viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Estuvieron jalando toda la noche.
jalar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). AmL, coloq (trabajar)work hard vi + adv
 Estábamos jalando en una fábrica de sillas.
jalarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). coloquial (apresurarse)run, hurry, rush, dash viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
   (colloq)hotfoot it v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (Archaic)hasten viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Jálate a la casa rápido y tráeme las llaves.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
halar
jalar
vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
AmL, excepto Ur., CL, AR (traer hacia sí)pull vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
Note: En América Latina, a excepción del Cono Sur, se usa más "jalar" que "halar".
 ¿No sabes leer? La puerta dice "hale", no "empuje".
 Don't you know how to read? The door says "pull," not "push."
halar
jalar
vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
marítimo (tirar de una cuerda, remo o lona)haul in vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  pull on vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  heave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Los marineros halan de los cables que sostienen la escalerilla para hacerla subir.
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Compound Forms:
jalar | halar |
jalar de la cadena flush the toilet
jalar el pelo Fig + Litpull somebody's leg
  tease somebody
jalar las orejas reprimand, scold
  give somebody a dressing down
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