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latch onto
verb + preposition + object [colloquial]

Translation of latch onto verb + preposition + object colloquial in Spanish:

  • 1 1.1 (get hold of, catch)
    agarrarse de
    1.2 (obtain)
    (American English)
    hacerse con
    1.3 (attach oneself to)
    pegarse a [colloquial]
    he latched onto our group
    se pegó a nuestro grupo [colloquial]
    se nos pegó [colloquial]
    she finally latched onto a rich widower
    al fin atrapó or [colloquial] pescó a un viudo rico
  • 2 (perceive, seize on) she latched onto the idea very quickly
    enseguida captó la idea
    they soon latched onto the advantages offered by the scheme
    pronto se dieron cuenta de las ventajas que ofrecía el plan
    he latches onto the slightest error you make
    no te deja pasar ni el más mínimo error
See parent entry: latch

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