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encojar

  
a       vt   to lame, cripple
b    encojarse      vpr  
1    (=cojear)   to go lame *  
2    (=fingir enfermedad)   to pretend to be ill
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"encojar": examples and translations in context
Pero aunque encojamos el cristal, aún tenemos que desencogernos a nosotros. But even if we shrink the crystal, we still have to unshrink us.
Encolaré los invitados a estas sillas. I'll have his guests glued to their chairs.
Yo soy el chico que hizo el dispositivo para encojer. I'm the guy who put together that shrinking device.
¡encojase hasta mi tamaño, y lo verá! (Keeps yelling) Come down to my size and I'll have you, my lad!
"Si comes su margarina, quizás se te encojan las caderas". When your friend walked in in that outfit I was getting a little nervous for you there.
No importa, se meten los pies en la horma para que encojan. It doesn't matter, I'll put my feet in a press and shrink them.
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