Translation of latch onto in Spanish:

latch onto

agarrarse de, v.

phrasal verb

informal

  • 1

    • 1.1(informal) (get hold of, catch)

      agarrarse de

    • 1.2(US) (informal) (obtain)

      hacerse con
      conseguir

    • 1.3(informal) (attach oneself to)

      pegarse a informal
      he latched onto our group se pegó a nuestro grupo
      • she finally latched onto a rich widower al fin atrapó a un viudo rico

  • 2

    (perceive, seize on)
    she latched onto the idea very quickly enseguida captó la idea
    • they soon latched onto the advantages offered by the scheme pronto se dieron cuenta de las ventajas que ofrecía el plan
    • he latches onto the slightest error you make no te deja pasar ni el más mínimo error