Translation of work up verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (stimulate) See examples: they had worked up an appetiteI couldn't work up much enthusiasmse les había abierto el apetitowith all that talking I'd worked up quite a thirstno me entusiasmaba demasiadoto work up a sweatme había dado mucha sed de tanto hablarto work up a latherempezar a sudar1.2 (excite, arouse) See examples: she gets very worked up about ithacer espumayou'll only work yourself upse pone como locato work somebody/oneself upsolo vas a conseguir disgustarte or hacerte mala sangre
intosomethingshe works herself up into a statethey had been worked up into a frenzyse pone como locato work somebody/oneself uplos habían puesto frenéticoslos habían exaltado tosomethingshe worked them up to a fever pitch of excitementlos sobreexcitó hasta el delirio
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.