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imaginar

Translation of imaginar in English:

transitive verb

also: imaginarse pronominal verb

  • 1 (suponer, figurarse) me imagino que no le habrán quedado ganas de repetir la experiencia
    I don't imagine or suppose he feels like repeating the experience
    no me imagino qué puede haber estado haciendo allí
    I can't imagine or think what he could have been doing there
    no te puedes imaginar lo mal que nos trató
    you've no idea how badly she treated us
    nunca me hubiera imaginado que nos iba a traicionar
    I'd never have dreamed or imagined that he would betray us
    ¿sabes cuánto les costó? — me imagino que un dineral
    do you know how much it cost them? — a fortune, I should imagine or think
    ¿quedó contento? — ¡imagínate!
    was he happy? — what do you think!
    ¿habrá que moverlo de ahí? — me imagino que sí
    do you think we'll have to move it — I suppose so or I imagine so or it looks like it
    no sabes cómo me dolió — ¡me (lo) imagino!
    it was unbelievably painful — I can imagine!
    it was unbelievably painful — I bet it was! [colloquial]
Example sentences
  • No quiero imaginar qué haría de Lima si lo eligen.
  • El resultado posterior, ya os lo podéis imaginar.
  • La verdad me imaginaba muchas cosas, pero yo trabajo duro.
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