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embarcar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda"). (en barco, avión) (cargo)load, stow, ship vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (passengers)board vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Prepárate para embarcar la mercancía.
 Get ready to load (or: stow) the merchandise.
embarcar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no [b]llegó[/b]", "[b]corrí[/b] a casa"). (subir a bordo) (plane, ship)board viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (ship)embark viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  go aboard, get on vi + prep
  get on board v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 La tripulación embarcó para preparar la nave.
 The passengers boarded the plane.
embarcar en vi + prep (subir a bordo de)get on vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
  get on board v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (formal)embark, board vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
embarcar en vtr + prep figurado (involucrar en asunto)get [sb] involved in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Mi colega me embarcó en un mal negocio y he perdido mucho dinero.
 My friend got me involved in a bad business and I've lost a lot of money.
embarcarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (subir a bordo)board vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  get on board v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Los pasajeros se embarcan justo antes del despegue.
 The passengers board just before take off.
embarcarse en v prnl + prep (subir a bordo de)get on vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
  board, embark vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
embarcarse en v prnl + prep (ser parte de la tripulación)enrol on vtr + prep
  sign on vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
 El joven se embarcó en un buque transatlántico como marino.
 The youngster enrolled on a transatlantic tanker as a marine.
embarcarse en v prnl + prep (involucrarse, implicarse)get involved in v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Yo no quería, pero al final me embarqué en su empresa.
 I didn't want to, but in the end I got involved in his company.
 
Additional Translations
SpanishEnglish
embarcar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda"). CU, VE (dar un plantón) (figurative, slang)blow [sb] off v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  stand [sb] up v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Quedó conmigo a las doce pero me embarcó.
 We were supposed to meet at twelve, but she blew me off.
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