Translation of acosar in English:

acosar

to hound, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (persona) to hound
    lo acosan sus acreedores his creditors are hounding him / are after him
    • un compañero que la acosaba sexualmente a colleague who was sexually harassing her
    • se ven acosados por el hambre y las enfermedades they are beset by hunger and disease
    • me acosaron con preguntas sobre su paradero they plagued / bombarded me with questions regarding his whereabouts
  • 2

    (presa) to hound
    (presa) to pursue relentlessly