Translation of "dangle" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈdæŋ.ɡl̩/ us

to hang loosely, or to hold something so that it hangs loosely

colgar, pender
Loose electric wires were dangling from the wall.
He dangled the puppet in front of the children.

to offer someone something that they want in order to persuade that person to do something

I’ve tried dangling all kinds of offers in front of him to get him to work harder at school, but nothing works.

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


verb /ˈdӕŋɡl/

to (cause to) hang loosely

dejar colgado
She dangled her scarf out of the car window.

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