"tropezar con" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
to encounter{v.t.} (come across)
Se ha visto siempre claramente que Albania iba a tropezar con graves problemas, y, naturalmente, así ha sucedido.
It was always obvious that Albania would encounter serious problems and, of course, this is exactly what has happened.
Se trata de un avance indudable, pese a tropezar con dificultades persistentes.
The warrant does, in fact, represent a definite step forward, despite encountering persistent problems.
to run up against{vb} (difficulty, obstacle)
to strike{v.t.} (trouble, obstacle)
SIMILAR TRANSLATIONS
Similar translations for "tropezar con" in English
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CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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Se trata de un avance indudable, pese a tropezar con dificultades persistentes.
The warrant does, in fact, represent a definite step forward, despite encountering persistent problems.
Se ha visto siempre claramente que Albania iba a tropezar con graves problemas, y, naturalmente, así ha sucedido.
It was always obvious that Albania would encounter serious problems and, of course, this is exactly what has happened.
La legislación angloamericana nos ha originado complejos problemas en el Reino Unido y no quisiera tropezar de nuevo con ella aquí.
Anglo-American law has caused us grievous problems in the United Kingdom and I do not want to see it here.
Si no se incluye en el orden del día en esta semana es evidente que la Comisión de Asuntos Constitucionales va a tropezar con dificultades.
If it is not placed on the agenda this week this is clearly going to cause difficulties for the committee in question.
Hemos visto pasar volando a los fantasmas de la Navidad y a Robin Hood tropezar con el sheriff de Nottingham en la intervención del señor Farage.
We had the ghosts of Christmas past and Robin Hood bumping into the Sheriff of Nottingham in Mr Farage’s contribution.
tropezar con algo
to come up against sth
tropezar con algo
to trip over sth