Translation of improvisar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1.1 [lección/discurso/versos] to improvise 1.2 (preparar con pocos recursos) [cama/cortina] to improvise improvisaron una fiesta con lo que tenían en casa they had an impromptu party o/or [familiar/colloquial] they got up a party with what they had in the house con cuatro latas improvisamos una cena estupenda we rustled up a great meal from a few cans no podemos improvisar un director gerente de un día para otro we can't conjure up a managing director overnight
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
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