wrestle

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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
wrestle viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (sport: be a wrestler) (deporte)luchar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa").
 I wrestled in high school but not in college.
 Luché en la secundaria, pero no en la universidad.
wrestle with [sth] vi + prep figurative (mentally: struggle) (mentalmente)pelear con vi + prep
  batallar con vi + prep
  lidiar con vi + prep
 We're wrestling with a pretty catastrophic budget shortfall. Paul wrestled with his conscience after he stole the car.
 Estamos peleando con un déficit presupuestario bastante catastrófico.
wrestle with [sth] vi + prep figurative (struggle physically with: [sth])pelear con vi + prep
  luchar con vi + prep
 Jack wrestled with the juice bottle for several minutes, but the cap wouldn't come off.
 Jack peleó con la botella de jugo, pero la tapa no quería salir.
wrestle [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (force: into submission)someter vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  forzar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 Police wrestled the man to the ground.
 La policía sometió al hombre hasta el suelo.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Compound Forms:
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wrestle with,
wrestle with [sth]
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
figurative (struggle with: [sth](figurado)pelearse con v prnl + prep
 Paul wrestled with his conscience after he stole the car.
 Por mucho que me peleo con el extracto del banco, no consigo que me cuadren las cuentas.
wrestle with vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative (struggle physically with: [sth])luchar con vtr + prep
  pelearse con v prnl + prep
 Jack wrestled with the juice bottle for several minutes, but the cap wouldn't come off.
 Jack luchó con la botella de jugo por varios minutos, pero la tapa no se aflojó.
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Collocations: the [children, fighters] were wrestling, wrestled [it] out of her [hand, grip], were wrestling in [class, the ring], more...

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