Translation of lograr in English:

lograr

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • [objetivo] to attain, achieve; [éxito] to achieve no logró lo que quería he didn't get o/or achieve what he wanted, he didn't achieve his aim solo logró el quinto puesto she only managed fifth place lograron una victoria histórica en la final they won o/or achieved a historic victory in the final lograr + infinitivo/infinitive to manage to + infinitivo/infinitive lograron llegar a la cima they managed to reach the top, they succeeded in reaching the top no logró convencerla he was unable to o/or he couldn't persuade her, he did not manage to o/or he failed to persuade her todavía no han logrado asumir esta realidad they still haven't come to terms with this factlograr + subjuntivo/subjunctive por fin logró que le pagaran he finally managed to get o/or he finally succeeded in getting them to pay him, he finally got them to pay him

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