verbo transitivo/transitive verb
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (agenciarse)
- 1.1 [familiar/colloquial] (robar) [radio/lápiz] to swipe [familiar/colloquial], to pinch (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (conseguir) to get hold of, get one's hands on agenciárselas [familiar/colloquial], se las agenció para que le dieran un trabajo/para conseguir un coche nuevo he managed to wangle himself a job/get himself a new car [familiar/colloquial] agénciatelas como puedas you'll have to get by as best you can o/or work something out as best you can [familiar/colloquial]
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.