"to prick up" translation into Spanish

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"to prick up" in Spanish

EN to prick up
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{verb}

1. general

to prick up
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erguir {v.t.} [poet.] (orejas)

2. "dog, ears"

to prick up (also: to cause, to erect, to hoick, to jack)
to prick up (also: to perk up, to stop out, to upend, to cock)
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parar {vb} [LAm.]

Context sentences for "to prick up" in Spanish

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Englishto prick up ones ears
EnglishThe rapporteur, however, is advised to prick up his ears now, for I was the only nay in the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Security and Defence Policy.
El ponente se sorprenderá en estos momentos porque yo fui el único que votó en contra en la Comisión de Asuntos Exteriores.