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Translation of encontrar in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 4 (+ complemento) te encuentro muy cambiado
    you've changed a lot
    you look very different
    ¡qué bien te encuentro!
    you look so well!
    encuentro ridículo todo este protocolo
    I find all this formality ridiculous
    all this formality seems ridiculous to me
    ¿cómo encontraste el país después de tantos años?
    what did you make of the country o how did the country seem to you after all these years?
    encontré muy acertadas sus intervenciones
    I found his comments very relevant
    I thought his comments were very relevant
    la encuentro muy desmejorada
    she seems a lot worse
    lo encuentro muy aburrido
    I find him very boring
    I think he is very boring
    encontré la puerta cerrada
    I found the door shut

also: encontrarse verbo pronominal

  • 1 1.1 (por casualidad) See examples:encontrarse con alguien
    to meet somebody
    bump o run into somebody
    1.2 (reflexivo) (Psicología) tbencontrarse a sí mismo
    to find oneself
Example sentences
  • En esta calle encontrará también sitios para desayunar o tomar un café.
  • Para eso yo me encontraba en el río con mis hermanos menores.
  • Dijo que ambos conductores se encontraban en normal estado de temperancia.

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