Translation of identify in Spanish:

identify

(-fies, -fying, -fied)
Pronunciation: /aɪˈdentəfaɪ; aɪˈdentɪfaɪ/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 1.1 [person/ship/species] identificar*; [body] identificar*, reconocer* he was identified as a member of the gang se lo identificó como miembro de la banda 1.2 (ascertain) identificar* they failed to identify the problem no lograron identificar el problema

reflexive verb/verbo reflexivo

  • 1.1 (reveal identity) to identify oneself identificarse* 1.2 (link) to identify oneself with sth/sb asociarse con algo/algn

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • to identify with sb/sth identificarse* con algn/algo the heroine must be someone our readers can identify with la heroína debe ser una persona con la que nuestras lectoras se puedan identificar

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