Translation of rogar in English:

rogar

transitive verb

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    rogarle a algn que + subj
    escúchame, te lo ruego listen to me, I beg you / listen to me, please
    • se ruega no fumar no smoking
    • sus familiares ruegan una oración por su alma his family ask that you should remember him in your prayers
    • rogamos respondan a la brevedad please reply as soon as possible

intransitive verb

Religion
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    to pray
    roguemos al Señor let us pray
    • hacerse (de) rogar
    • hacerse del rogar
    • vamos, no te hagas (de) rogar y préstanos el coche come on, lend us the car, do you want us to beg for it? / go down on bended knee or something?
    • claro que te quiere, pero le gusta hacerse (de) rogar of course she loves you, she just likes to play hard to get
    • aceptó la invitación sin hacerse (de) rogar he accepted the invitation without any persuasion / coaxing