get = conseguir verb

get

verb
got, got or gotten, getting

Spanish Translation of GET

transitive verb
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obtain : conseguir, obtener, adquirir to get a job conseguir trabajo she got the dress on sale compró el vestido rebajado to get someone's attention atraer la atención de alguien to get a good night's sleep dormir bien, dormir por la noche
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receive : recibir to get a letter recibir una carta we've been getting a lot of rain ha llovido mucho
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earn : ganar he gets $10 an hour gana $10 por hora
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fetch : traer get me my book tráeme el libro go (and) get your coat vete a buscar tu abrigo
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catch : tomar (un tren, etc.), agarrar (una pelota, etc.)
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seize, grasp : agarrar he got me by the arm me agarró del brazo
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send : mandar, hacer llegar we got a message to her le hicimos llegar un mensaje
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take : llevar we have to get him to the hospital tenemos que llevarlo al hospital
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: hacer ir/mover (etc.) he got them out of bed los sacó de la cama we got ourselves through customs pasamos por la aduana
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: hacer progresar flattery will get you nowhere con halagos no conseguirás nada
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fit : hacer entrar/pasar (etc.) we can get a few more into this box en esta caja podemos meter unos cuantos más I can't get the key into the lock la llave no entra en la cerradura can you get it through the door? ¿va a pasar por la puerta?
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contract : contagiarse de, contraer she got the measles le dio el sarampión
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suffer, sustain: sufrir (una herida, etc.)
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prepare : preparar (una comida)
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: tener (una impresión, etc.) where did you get that idea? ¿de dónde sacaste esa idea?
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cause, elicit: causar, provocar to get a laugh hacer reír
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(to cause to do something) I can't get them to behave no puedo hacer que se porten bien I got him to agree logré convencerlo she got the computer working, she got the computer to work hizo funcionar la computadora
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(to cause to be) I got my feet wet me mojé los pies to get one's hair cut cortarse el pelo they got themselves ready to go se prepararon para ir let me get this straight a ver si te entiendo
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answer : contestar (el teléfono), abrir (la puerta)
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familiar bother : molestar, irritar what really gets me is… lo que más me molesta es…
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understand : entender now I get it! ¡ya entiendo! I didn't get your name no oí su nombre
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receive : captar, recibir (un canal, etc.)
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hit: dar it got him in the leg le dio en la pierna
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to get across : comunicar, hacer entender
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to get back : recuperar (dinero, etc.)
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to get someone back : vengarse de alguien
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to get down : bajar (de un estante, etc.)
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to get down swallow: tragar
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to get down depress, sadden: deprimir
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to get down write down: anotar
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to get in submit, deliver: entregar
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to get in : hacer (un comentario, etc.), dar (un golpe, etc.) to get a word in edgewise meter baza
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to get in : arreglárselas para hacer we got in a visit to the museum pudimos visitar el museo
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to get into : meter (a alguien) en (un asunto) to get oneself into trouble meterse en un lío
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to get off remove: quitar
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to get off : librar de, salvar de (un castigo)
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to get off send: mandar, enviar
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to get out extract, remove: sacar, quitar
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to get something out of someone : sacarle algo a alguien
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to get something over with : quitarse algo de encima
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to get through : hacer llegar (un mensaje, etc.)
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to get through sustain: mantener, sustentar
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to get through last: alcanzar
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to get together collect: juntar, reunir to get oneself together organizarse
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to get up raise, lift: subir
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to get up muster: armarse de (valor), cobrar (fuerzas)
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to get up : organizar (una petición, etc.)
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to have got : tener I've got a headache tengo un dolor de cabeza
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to have got to : tener que you've got to come tienes que venir
intransitive verb
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become : ponerse, volverse, hacerse to get angry ponerse furioso, enojarse to get wet/dirty mojarse/ensuciarse to get dressed vestirse to get used to something acostumbrarse a algo to get lost perderse it's getting late se hace tarde
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go, move : ir, avanzar he didn't get far no avanzó mucho
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progress : progresar, avanzar now we're getting somewhere! ¡ahora sí que estamos progresando!
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arrive : llegar to get home llegar a casa she got to the last page of the book llegó a la última página del libro
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get out (of here)! (expressing surprise or disbelief) : ¡anda!, ¡qué va!
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to get across communicate: comunicarse, hacerse entender
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to get after familiar nag: estar encima de/a
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to get ahead : adelantarse, progresar
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to get along : llevarse bien (con alguien), congeniar
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to get along manage: arreglárselas
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to get along progress: marchar, progresar
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to get around spread, circulate: difundirse word got around that… se corrió la voz de que…
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to get around circumvent: evitar, vencer
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to get around walk: caminar, andar
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to get around travel: viajar
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to get around to doing something : encontrar el tiempo para hacer algo
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to get at reach: llegar a, alcanzar
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to get at discover: descubrir
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to get at imply: insinuar
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to get away : salir I can't get away until later no puedo salir hasta más tarde
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to get away escape: escaparse
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to get away : ir de vacaciones
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to get away manage: arreglárselas (con/sin algo)
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to get away with to get away with a crime salir impune de un delito I don't know how he gets away with such rudeness no sé cómo se le permite ser tan grosero
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to get back return: volver
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to get back retreat: echarse atrás
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to get back at someone : vengarse de alguien
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to get back to : volver a (una actividad)
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to get back to : volver a contactar
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to get behind : atrasarse
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to get behind support: apoyar
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to get by manage : arreglárselas
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to get down to something : ponerse a hacer algo
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to get going leave: irse
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to get going : ponerse a hablar
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to get going on something : ponerse a hacer algo
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to get in enter: entrar the burglar got in through the window el ladrón entró por la ventana
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to get in arrive: llegar
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to get in : entrar, ser aceptado
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to get into : entrar en/a (una universidad, etc)
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to get into : meterse en (una situación) to get into trouble meterse en un lío to get into an argument empezar a discutir
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to get into : entusiasmarse con, interesarse en
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to get into : afectar a what's gotten into him? ¿qué le pasa?
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to get into : llegar a (un lugar)
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to get into : ponerse I can't get into these jeans anymore estos jeans ya no me entran
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to get in/into board: subir (a)
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to get it when mom finds out, you're going to get it! cuando mamá se entere, ¡te mata!
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to get off : quedar impune to get off with a warning librarse con sólo una amonestación
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to get off : salir (del trabajo)
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to get off : salirse de (un tema, etc.)
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to get off (of) exit: bajarse (de)
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to get on : llevarse bien (con alguien)
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to get on how are you getting on? ¿qué tal te va?
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to get on succeed: tener éxito
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to get on : ocuparse de I'll get right on it lo haré ahora mismo
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to get on/onto mount: montarse (a)
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to get on/onto board: subirse (a)
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to get onto : empezar a hablar de (un tema)
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to get on with : seguir con (una actividad)
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to get out leave: salir
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to get out leak: difundirse, filtrarse
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to get out (of) exit: bajarse (de)
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to get out of : escapar de
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to get out of : salvarse de
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to get over : recuperarse de (una enfermedad, etc.), superar (el miedo, etc.), aceptar (una situación), no guardar (rencor), olvidar a (un amante), consolarse de (una pérdida)
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to get through : sobrevivir (el invierno), superar (una crisis, etc.)
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to get through : aprobar (un exámen)
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to get through : comunicar (por teléfono)
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to get through : hacer entender I think I finally got through (to him) creo que por fin lo hice entender
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to get through (with) finish: terminar, acabar
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to get to bother: molestar, irritar
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to get to be : llegar a ser she got to be the director llegó a ser directora
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to get together meet : reunirse
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to get together unite : unirse, juntarse
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to get up : levantarse
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to get up on : subirse a
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to get up to : hacer (travesuras, etc.)
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to get up to reach: alcanzar, llegar hasta
auxiliary verb
I got paid me pagaron they got married se casaron

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