Translation of cagar in English:

cagar

to have a shit, v.

intransitive verb

  • 1vulgar slang

    (defecar)
    to have a shit vulgar slang
    to have a crap British vulgar slang
  • 2Southern Cone vulgar slang

    • 2.1(embromarse)

      si no viene Mario, cagamos if Mario doesn't come, we've had it informal
      • cagó la aspiradora the vacuum cleaner's had it

    • 2.2(malograrse)

      cagó la huelga the strike flopped informal

transitive verb

  • 1vulgar slang

    (arruinar, estropear)
    to make a mess of informal
    to mess up informal
    to wreck informal
    • cagarla
    • ahora sí que la hemos cagado
  • 2vulgar slang

    • 2.1River Plate (defraudar, engañar)

      to cheat
      to rip … off

    • 2.2Southern Cone (vencer)

      to floor
      su respuesta me cagó her reply floored me

    • 2.3River Plate (en un examen)

      to fail
      to flunk US informal

pronominal verb

  • 1vulgar slang

    (defecarse)
    to shit oneself vulgar slang
    nos cagábamos de frío we were absolutely freezing informal
    • cagarse de la risa to die laughing
    • se estarán cagando de miedo they'll be scared shitless
    • cagar en algn/algo
    • él se caga en lo que el pueblo quiere he doesn't give a damn about what the country wants
    • ¡me cago en las autoridades! I don't give a damn about the authorities!
    • ¡me cago en diez / en la mar! shit!
    • que te cagas
    • hace un frío que te cagas it's damn freezing
    • tiene un cochazo que te cagas he has an incredible car
  • 2

    • 2.1Southern Cone vulgar slang (estropearse)

      to bust informal

    • 2.2Colombia vulgar slang (estropear)

      to wreck informal