arrugar la frente translation | Spanish-English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
knit one's brow
exp.
to frown
exp.
to screw up one's face
exp.
to mop one's brow
exp.
mop one's brow
exp.
to wipe one's brow
exp.
to cheat on sb
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to clap one's hand to one's brow
exp.
it's written all over his face
(MODISMOS)
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way
Collins

arrugar

  
a       vt  
  [+cara]  
to wrinkle, line  
  [+ceño]  
to knit  
  [+papel]  
to crumple, screw up  
  [+ropa]  
to ruck up, crumple  
arrugar la cara      to screw up one's face  
arrugar el entrecejo      to knit one's brow, frown  
b    arrugarse      vpr  
1    [cara]   to wrinkle, wrinkle up, get wrinkled  
[ropa]  
to crease, get creased  
[planta]  
to shrivel up
2      (Méx)  
*   (=asustarse)   to get scared, get frightened
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
"arrugar la frente": examples and translations in context
Niles, ¿puedes arrugar la frente para mí? Niles, wrinkle your forehead for me, will you?
¿Puedes arrugar la frente? Can you wrinkle your forehead?
Se te va a arrugar la frente. Gives you frown lines.
Me preguntan cómo murió el que por tanto velé cuando se iba, y no lo reconozco de pronto, necesito arrugar la frente, indagar, cavar, interrogar el humo por donde resbaló fuera de la vida. People ask me how died the one I attended to when he was passing away, and I fail to recognize him at once. I have to frown, to search, to dig the ground, to investigate the smoke through which he slipped out of life.
Ningen imitó el arrugar de la frente de Hochiu. Incluso si fuese posible lo que sugieres, ¿cómo pueden afectar mortales lo que pasa en los Divinos Cielos? Una cosa así está incluso más allá del poder de este Concilio. Ningen returned Hochiu's frown. "Even if what you are suggesting is possible, how would mortals hope to affect the happenings of the Celestial Heavens? Such a thing is even beyond the power of this Council."
Sus mejillas se sonrojarán Y su frente se arrugará His cheeks should flame and his brow should furl
See how “arrugar la frente” is translated from Spanish to English with more examples in context

Advertising
Advertising