Translation of ajar in English:

ajar

vt

ajarse v pron

  • 1.1 (estropearse) la chaqueta se había ajado the jacket had worn se le ajaron las manos his hands became rough las flores se han ajado the flowers have withered 1.2 (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) (arrugarse) to get creased, to get wrinkled (inglés norteamericano/American English) to get crumpled (inglés británico/British English)

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