encasquillar
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encasquillar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (atascar)
a. to jam
2. (herrar)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. to shoe
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (atascarse)
a. to get jammed
4. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
a. to get scared
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encasquillar
transitive verb
1 (Latinoamérica) [+caballo] to shoe
2 (incriminar) to frame (familiar)
pronominal verb
encasquillarse
1 [+bala, revólver] to jam
2 (And) (en discurso) to get stuck; dry up (familiar)
3 (Caribe) (asustarse) to get scared
4 (Caribe) (vacilar) to waver
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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