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encender

Translation of encender in English:

verbo transitivo

also: encenderse verbo pronominal

  • 2 2.1
    (persona)
    to blow one's top [familiar]
    to get mad [familiar]
    2.2
    (rostro)
    to go red
    al verlo se le encendió el rostro
    she went red in the face o she blushed when she saw him
Example sentences
  • Cuando se encienda por primera vez, ellos se queman.
  • El gobierno volvió a encender las turbinas de la agenda energética.
  • Neumáticos y combustible fueron rociados para luego encender una fogata.

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