Translation of "shrug" - English-Spanish dictionary

shrug

verb uk /ʃrʌɡ/ (present participle shrugging, past tense and past participle shrugged)

to move your shoulders up and down to show that you do not care about something or that you do not know something

encogerse de (hombros)
He just shrugged his shoulders.
shrug noun uk /ʃrʌɡ/

the action of moving your shoulders up and down to show that you do not care about something or that you do not know something

encogimiento de hombros

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

shrug

verb /ʃraɡ/ (past tense, past participle shrugged)

to show doubt, lack of interest etc by raising (the shoulders)

encogerse de hombros
When I asked him if he knew what had happened, he just shrugged (his shoulders).
shrug off phrasal verb

to dismiss, get rid of or treat as unimportant

no hacer caso, ignorar
She shrugged off all criticism.

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