Translation of acuciar in English:


transitive verb

  • 1

    (apremiar, agobiar)
    los problemas que acuciaban a la pobre mujer the problems that plagued / beset the poor woman
    • acuciada por el hambre, la fiera atacó driven by hunger, the beast attacked
    • la curiosidad que lo acuciaba the curiosity that was gnawing away at him
  • 2

    (persona) to pester
    (persona) to hassle informal