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Spanish translation of “egg”


phrasal verb //
to urge (somebody) on (to do something)
animar, incitar
He egged his friend on to steal the radio.
(Definition of egg from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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