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enganchar

Translation of enganchar in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 4 [familiar] (atraer) se ha dejado enganchar por una francesa
    some Frenchwoman's got him in her clutches [familiar]
    lo engancharon para que ayudara con los preparativos
    they got him to help with the preparations
    they dragged him into helping with the preparations

also: engancharse verbo pronominal

  • 1 (quedar prendido)
    to get caught
    el cable se enganchó en una de las vigas
    the wire got caught o stuck o snagged on one of the beams
    se me enganchó la falda en una rama
    my skirt got caught o hooked on a branch
  • 3 [familiar] (hacerse adicto)
    to get hooked [familiar]
    engancharse a algo
    to get hooked on something
Example sentences
  • Siempre había alguien en la calle con quien tú podías enganchar bien.
  • El seguidor se engancha a la secta como un heroinómano se engancha a la droga.
  • Los personajes son cautivadores y la historia engancha desde el principio.

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