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From the Spanish verb apretar:
aprieto is:
   1st person singular (yo) Present Indicative

a·prie·to  Masculine - Noun - Singular
  1. Translate "aprieto" to English: fix, difficult situation, problem, trouble, awkward situation, difficulty, hang-up, hot seat, jam, plight, predicament, tough spot, albatross, hot water, pickle, quandary
    Spanish Synonyms of "aprieto": apuro, asunto preocupante, situación problemática, apretura, vaina, burundanga, embarcada
    Define meaning of "aprieto": Dificultad, conflicto, apuro afectivo.

Conceptually-related expressions of "aprieto"
a·pre·tar  Verb
  1. Translate "apretar" to English: press, apply pressure to, depress, press in, press on
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": oprimir, comprimir, prensar, aplicar presión a, deprimir, estrujar, presionar
    Define meaning of "apretar": Cualquier cosa. ; Oprimir, estrechar, aplastar, ejercer presión sobre algo. ; Apiñar(se), aglomerar(se) juntar(se) estrechamente cosas o personas para dar cabida a más.
  2. La enfermera apretó la herida, The nurse pressed the wound.

  3. Translate "apretar" to English: squeeze, scrooge, scrouge, scrooch, scrootch, squeeze up
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": comprimir, exprimir, oprimir, apretujar, escurrir retorciendo, estrujar, achuchar, achuñuscar, achurruscar
    Define meaning of "apretar": Estrechar algo o reducirlo a menor volumen.
  4. Ana apretó la mostaza, Ann squeezed the mustard.

  5. Translate "apretar" to English: tighten
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": apretar duramente, requintar, socar
  6. El mecánico aprieta duramente el tornillo, The mechanic tightens the screw.

  7. Translate "apretar" to English: pinch
  8. Me aprietan los zapatos, My shoes pinch.

  9. Translate "apretar" to English: grit
  10. La niña aprieta los dientes al dormir, The girl grits her teeth when sleeping.

  11. Translate "apretar" to English: pinch
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": pellizcar
    Define meaning of "apretar": Pizcar(se), coger(se), comprimir(se) un trozo de piel y carne entre el dedo pulgar y los demás y apretar(se) hasta causar dolor.; Coger(se), aprisionar(se), comprimir(se) algo leve o sutilmente.
  12. Juan apretó su nariz, John pinched her nose.

  13. Translate "apretar" to English: be too tight
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": estar muy apretado, quedar muy ajustado
    Define meaning of "apretar": Prendas de vestir. ; Estar o venir las cosas ajustadas, estrechas.
  14. Esta faja aprieta, This belt is too tight.

  15. Translate "apretar" to English: press down, push down
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": apretar hacia abajo, empujar hacia abajo, oprimir, deprimir, presionar, hundir
  16. Juan apretó el botón para iniciar, John pressed down the button to start.

  17. Translate "apretar" to English: be too tight for
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": quedar muy ajustado, quedar muy apretado, quedar muy ceñido, quedar muy tallado
    Define meaning of "apretar": Estar o venir las cosas ajustadas, estrechas.
  18. Me aprieta la ropa, My clothes are too tight for me.

  19. Translate "apretar" to English: be most intense, be more intense
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": ser más intenso
    Define meaning of "apretar": Obrar una persona o cosa con mayor esfuerzo o intensidad que normalmente.

  20. Translate "apretar" to English: have sex, make love
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": copular, fornicar, hacer el acto sexual, hacer el amor, hacer el sexo, involucrarse en una relación sexual, tener relaciones sexuales, tener sexo
    Define meaning of "apretar": Hacer el amor, realizar el acto carnal, unirse o juntarse sexualmente.

  21. Translate "apretar" to English: clutch, grip, hold fast
    Spanish Synonyms of "apretar": agarrar, aprisionar, coger, aferrar, agarrar ávidamente, agarrar firmemente, asir, sujetar con fuerza
    Define meaning of "apretar": Asir coger, sujetar, prender fuertemente con la mano. ; Coger o tomar cualquier cosa con fuerza y sin intención de soltarla.

Verb Conjugation for "apretar"
Gerund: apretando
























Conceptually-related expressions of "apretar"
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