Translation of overhear in Spanish:

overhear

Pronunciation: /ˌəʊvərˈhɪr; ˌəʊvəˈhɪə(r)/

vt (past tense & past participle/pasado y participio pasado -heard)

  • oír* (por casualidad) I overheard her talking about me la oí hablar de mí

vi

  • excuse me, but I couldn't help overhearing perdone, pero no pude evitar escuchar lo que decía ( or dijo etc)

Definition of overhear in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day erizo
m
hedgehog …
Cultural fact of the day

The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.