Translation of cansar in English:

cansar

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 1.1 (fatigar) to be tiring un trabajo que cansa mentalmente a job which is mentally tiring 1.2 (aburrir, hartar) to get tiresome

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (cansarse)

  • 1.1 (fatigarse) to tire oneself out se le cansa la vista her eyes get tired 1.2 (aburrirse, hartarse) to get bored se cansó y dejó de asistir a las clases she got bored and stopped going to the classes o/or she got tired of the classes and stopped going cansarse de algo/algn to get tired of sth/sb, get bored with sth/sb, tire of sth/sb cansarse de + infinitivo/infinitive to get tired of-ing, tire of-ing

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