Translation of "sprain" - English-Spanish dictionary

sprain

verb uk /spreɪn/

to hurt part of your body by twisting it

torcer
I slipped on the ice and sprained my ankle.
noun uk /spreɪn/

an injury caused by twisting part of your body

esguince

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

sprain

verb /sprein/

to twist (a joint, especially the ankle or wrist) in such a way as to tear or stretch the ligaments

hacerse un esguince
She sprained her ankle yesterday.

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