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Translation of coger in English:

transitive verb

  • 9 (ocupar) ve pronto y coge sitio
    get there early and save a place
    coge la vez en la cola
    take your turn in the line (US)
    take your turn in the queue (British)
    cogió la delantera
    he took the lead

intransitive verb

also: cogerse pronominal verb

  • 2 (recíproco)iban cogidos de la mano
    they were walking along hand in hand
Example sentences
  • Y peor si coge un taxi para evitar el tráfico.
  • En esta habitación, encima de la mesa podemos coger un Cuchillo.
  • Ya los cogí!” Pero no los cogió.
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