Spanish translation of 'wangle'
- [job, ticket]
⇒ I've wangled an invitation to the reception
me he agenciado una invitación para la recepción
⇒ he wangled his way in
se las arregló para entrar
⇒ can you wangle me a free ticket?
¿puedes conseguirme una entrada gratis?
chanchullo (inf) m,
Example Sentences Including 'wangle'
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I've been posted various places, managed to wangle this assignment a year and a half ago.FOLLY (2003)
This told me he'd managed to wangle an early swerve, even though it was only half past three in the afternoon!THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
In fact, if I can wangle it, I'm going to get myself into the army catering corps.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2003)
The hotel was a pleasant place and he'd managed to wangle enough petrol to drive her home at about midnight each time.IN LOVE AND WAR (2003)
Trends of 'wangle'
Used Rarely. wangle is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of wangle from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary