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fork

Pronunciation: /fɔːrk; fɔːk/

Translation of fork in Spanish:

noun/nombre

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1.1 (split) [branch/road/river] bifurcarse* 1.2 (turn) to fork (to the) right/left desviarse* a la derecha/izquierda

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [food] levantar con el tenedor

Phrasal verbs

fork out

verb + adverb + object/verbo + adverbio + complemento
[colloquial/familiar] desembolsar, aflojar [colloquial/familiar] how much did you have to fork out for that? ¿cuánto te tuviste que gastar en eso?, ¿cuánto tuviste que desembolsar or [colloquial/familiar] aflojar por eso?

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