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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Principal Translations
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probar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda"). (comida, bebida: catar)taste, try vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Juan probó el pescado y no le gustó.
 Juan tasted (or: tried) the fish, but didn't like it.
probar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda"). (experimentar)check, test vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El mecánico probó el motor.
 The mechanic checked (or: tested) the engine.
probar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda"). (demostrar)prove, demonstrate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Los testigos probaron la inocencia del acusado.
 The witnesses proved (or: demonstrated) the innocence of the defendant.
probarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (ropa, accesorios)try on vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 Me probé el pantalón pero me quedaba corto.
 I tried on the pants, but they were too short.
 
Additional Translations
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probar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no [b]llegó[/b]", "[b]corrí[/b] a casa"). ES (sentar bien, convenir)sit well v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be amenable to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Principal Translations
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probar algo try [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Compound Forms:
probar | probar algo
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obligación de probar loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta"). (derecho: prueba de hecho)burden of proof nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
probar con vi + prep (intentarlo con)try with vi + prep
 Carlos probó con otra llave pero no pudo abrir la caja fuerte.
probar suerte loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (intentarlo)try your luck v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Carlos probó suerte jugando a la lotería.
 Carlos tried his luck playing the lottery.
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