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Translation of jugar in English:

verbo intransitivo

  • 3 (factores/elementos) (actuar) See examples: jugar a favor de alguien
    to work in somebody's favor
    jugar en contra de alguien
    to work o count against somebody

verbo transitivo

  • 2 2.1 (apostar) See examples:jugar algo a algo
    to bet something on something
    lo jugó todo al 17
    he bet o put everything he had on number 17
    te juego una cerveza a que me cree
    I bet you a beer he believes me
    2.2 (sortear) See examples: se juega mañana
    the draw takes place tomorrow

also: jugarse verbo pronominal

Example sentences
  • Jugando en casa, la mochila se hace más pesada.
  • Tras un par de horas en línea, dejé de jugar.
  • Para su desarrollo emocional también deberían jugar fuera.

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