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Spanish translation of “undertake”

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)
comprometerse (a)
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
empresa , tarea
I didn’t realize what a large undertaking this job would be.
a promise
promesa ; compromiso
He made an undertaking that he would pay the money back.
(Definition of undertake from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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