transitive verb
1. (metallurgy) 
a. to forge 
El herrero fraguó una espada larga.The blacksmith forged a longsword.
2. (to fabricate) 
Cuatro de los presos fraguaron un plan para escaparse de la cárcel.Four of the inmates conceived a plan to escape from the prison.
La madre desesperada fraguó la idea de dejar al recién nacido en la puerta de un convento.The desperate mother thought up the idea of leaving the newborn at the door of a convent.
c. to hatch 
Los senadores fraguaron un complot para asesinar al César.The senators hatched a plot to assassinate Caesar.
intransitive verb
3. (to become hard) 
a. to harden 
Los obreros tomaron un descanso mientras el cemento fraguaba.The workers took a break while the cement hardened.
b. to set 
El concreto fraguó en 30 minutos.The concrete set in 30 minutes.
transitive verb
1. (forjar) 
a. to forge 
2. (idear) 
a. to think up 
intransitive verb
3. (general) 
a. to set, to harden 
pronominal verb
4. (tramarse) 
a. to be in the offing 
5. (crearse, originarse) 
a. to be hatched 
transitive verb
1 [+metal] to forge
2 [+plan] to hatch; concoct
intransitive verb
[+hormigón] to harden; set
pronominal verb
fraguarse [+tormenta] to blow up; to be brewing;
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