Spanish Dictionary

Translation of detain in Spanish

to detain     detener    

Translation by Vocabulix


to detain, hold back detener
to stop; to detain detener

I bought the ticket very quickly and ran to the gate. A stewardess was waiting for me and waved. She shouted that I should hurry up. I ran as fast as I could and entered the gate leading to the plane.
I hope that I will have time to go skiing. Maybe it is even better to go at the end of the season. The doctor, however, did not give his diagnosis yet. If I cannot go I will have to find an alternative.
I do not like London, my home is in southern England, and there is a lot of work there too. A lot of people are moving to London just for work. I've been here for 10 years and I am studying chemistry.
Most common translations: dining-room    dismantle    doe    dress    early    electromagnetic    encore    epoch    evolve    explicit   

English Verbs    
Conjugation of detain   [ detained, detained ]
Spanish VerbsPresentPast IIIFuture
Conjugation of detener
detengo  detienes  detiene  detenemos  detenéis  detienen  detenía  detenías  detenía  deteníamos  deteníais  detenían  detuve  detuviste  detuvo  detuvimos  detuvisteis  detuvieron  detendré  detendrás  detendrá  detendremos  detendréis  detendrán