Spanish translation of 'prise'
⇒ to prise sth off
levantar algo haciendo palanca
⇒ to prise sth open
abrir algo haciendo palanca
⇒ we had to prise the secret out of him
tuvimos que sacarle el secreto a la fuerza
⇒ to prise sb out of his post
lograr que algn renuncie a su puesto,
desahuciar a algn
⇒ to prise a lid up
levantar una tapa haciendo palanca
Example Sentences Including 'prise'
She could prise loose the information she sought - from him, or from his organizer.The Touch of Innocents
If information was not forthcoming he was not going to attempt to prise it out.The Image of Laura
She never knew by what blessed instinct she did not even try to prise that inexorable grip from her neck.Death and Transfiguration
Trends of 'prise'
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Translation of prise from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary