Spanish translation of “undertake”
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undertake verb /andəˈteik/ ( past tense undertook /-ˈtuk/, past participle undertaken)
› to accept (a duty, task, responsibility etc)
emprender, encargarse (de)
He undertook the job willingly. › to promise (eg to do something)
He has undertaken to have the work finished by the end of the month. undertaker /-teikə/ noun › a person who organizes funerals.
empresario de pompas fúnebres
undertaking noun › a task or piece of work
I didn’t realize what a large undertaking this job would be. › a promise
He made an undertaking that he would pay the money back.