Translation of plantar in English:

plantar

vt

plantarse v pron

  • 1 [familiar/colloquial] (quedarse, pararse) to plant oneself [colloquial/familiar] se plantó delante de la puerta he planted himself in front of the door [colloquial/familiar] el caballo se plantó delante del obstáculo the horse stopped dead in front of the fence se plantó en su actitud he dug his heels in [colloquial/familiar]
  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] (llegar, presentarse) me planto ahí en media hora I'll be there in half an hour se plantó aquí con tres amigas she turned o showed up here with three friends

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