Translation of enchufe in English:

enchufe

enchufe y enchufismo

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] (influencia) hace falta tener algún enchufe you need to have connections, you need to have friends in high places o/or in the right places entró en la empresa por enchufe he got into the company by the back door o/or by pulling some strings

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