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embarrar

Translation of embarrar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • to cover … in mud un coche que pasaba me embarró toda a passing car covered me in mud o/or splashed mud all over me embarrarla (América del Sur/South America) [familiar/colloquial] to mess up (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], , to mess things up (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial]

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (embarrarse)

  • to get covered in mud se embarró toda la ropa he got his clothes all muddy

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