Translation of "infiltrate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈɪn.fɪl.treɪt/ us

to secretly become part of a group in order to get information or to influence the way that group thinks or behaves

infiltrarse (en)
A journalist managed to infiltrate the powerful drug cartel.

to move slowly into a substance, place, system, or organization

infiltrarse (en)
At about this time the new ideas about ‘corporate management’ had begun to infiltrate (into) local government.
infiltration noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌɪn.fɪlˈtreɪ.ʃən/ us

(Translation of “infiltrate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈinfiltreit/

(of soldiers) to get through enemy lines a few at a time

The troops managed to infiltrate (into) enemy territory.

(of a group of persons) to enter (an organization) gradually so as to be able to influence decisions etc

An intelligence agent managed to infiltrate the terrorist organization.

(Translation of “infiltrate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)