beg translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "beg" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

beg

verb /beɡ/ ( past tense, past participle begged)
to ask (someone) for (money, food etc)
pedir
The old man was so poor that he had to beg in the street He begged (me) for money.
to ask (someone) desperately or earnestly
suplicar
I beg you not to do it.
beggar noun a person who lives by begging
mendigo
The beggar was asking people in the street for money.
beggar description to be so great in some way that it cannot be described
superar cualquier descripción
Her beauty beggars description.
beg to differ (formal) to disagree
estar en desacuerdo, no compartir la misma idea
You may think that he should get the job, but I beg to differ.
(Definition of beg from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “beg” in Spanish

Definitions of “beg” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
lap

to go past someone in a race who has been round the track one less time than you

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More