encargar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From en- +‎ cargar. Compare Italian incaricare, Portuguese encarregar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /enkaɾˈɡaɾ/, [ẽŋ.kaɾˈɣ̞aɾ]
  • Hyphenation: en‧car‧gar

VerbEdit

encargar (first-person singular present encargo, first-person singular preterite encargué, past participle encargado)

  1. (transitive) to entrust
    Synonym: encomendar
  2. (transitive) to order (goods)
  3. (reflexive) to handle, take care of, to deal with, to take charge of something (+ de)
    No te preocupes. Me encargaré de ello.Don't worry. I'll take care of it.

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