enchufe translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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enchufe

  
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1      (Elec)   (=macho)   plug  
(=hembra)  
socket  ,   (en la pared)    point, socket
  enchufe múltiple   adaptor
2      (Téc)   (=conexión)   joint  
(=manguito)  
sleeve, jacket   (EEUU)  
3    *   (=puesto laboral)   cushy job *  
4    *   (=influencia)   useful contact  
lo consiguió por enchufes      he pulled strings to do it  
tener enchufes      to have connections  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
enchufe nm.
1) plug (m), 2) socket (m)
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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
nm.
plug
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nm.
socket
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exp.
multiple socket
nm.
adaptor
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nm.
plug-in
nm.
jack plug
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exp.
don't play {o} mess around with the plug - it's dangerous
exp.
the plug has come out
exp.
to have connections
exp.
he pulled strings to do it
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'enchufe' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
por enchufe
n.
el enchufe
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n.
el enchufe
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n.
el enchufe
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exp.
tener enchufe
[Fig.]
adj.
enchufe y listo
adj.
enchufe y listo
n.
el enchufe mural
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n.
el enchufe macho
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n.
el enchufe hembra
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"enchufe": examples and translations in context
No, tengo problemas conectando un enchufe. No, I have trouble wiring a plug.
Puedes usar el enchufe que utiliza Jerome. - You can use this plug that Jerome uses.
Billy, ayúdame a meter el tenedor en el enchufe. Billy, help me stick this fork in the outlet.
- Para conectar la corriente - Es que no tengo enchufe. - To connect the flow - I have no outlet.
Tom metió un tenedor en el enchufe. Tom stuck a fork into the electrical socket.
Yo metí unas pinzas en un enchufe con su edad. I stuck tweezers into an electrical socket when I was his age.
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