Translation of contestar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- 1.1 (a una pregunta) to answer; (a una carta) to answer, reply me escribió pero no pienso contestarle she wrote to me but I don't intend writing back llamé varias veces, pero no contestaba nadie I phoned several times but no-one answered a ver si me contestas antes del lunes try to let me have an answer by Monday 1.2 (insolentarse) to answer back no me contestes don't answer (me) back
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