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Translation of encañonar in English:

verbo transitivo

Example sentences
  • Él tenía un arma de fuego y encañonaba a una empleada.
  • Aprovechando la luz roja de un semáforo dos sujetos encañonaron al conductor y le obligaron abrir las puertas.
  • Además, encañonaron al chofer para que se desvíe de la ruta.

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    Word of the day fortissimo
    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
    Cultural fact of the day


    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.