enfrascarse
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enfrascarse(
ehn
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frahs
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kahr
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seh
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A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (to engross oneself; used with "en")
a. to bury oneself in
Lucía se enfrasca tanto en sus estudios que no tiene tiempo para divertirse.Lucía buries herself in her studies so much, she has no time for fun.
b. to immerse oneself in
Diego y Lina se enfrascaron en una discusión y ni se dieron cuenta de que me fui.Diego and Lina immersed themselves in an argument, and didn't even notice I left.
enfrascar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to put in a bottle)
a. to bottle
Mi mamá preparó un desinfectante casero y lo enfrascó en una botellita con atomizador.My mom made a home-made disinfectant and bottled it in a small spray bottle.
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enfrascar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to bottle
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (riña)
a. to get embroiled
3. (lectura, conversación)
a. to become engrossed
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enfrascar
transitive verb
to bottle
pronominal verb
enfrascarse
enfrascarse en un libro to bury o.s. in a book; enfrascarse en un problema to get deeply involved in a problem; se enfrascó en su laboratorio he buried o hid himself away in his laboratory
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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