How do you spell jugar?
What does jugar mean in Spanish slang?
Jugar means to play games or juegos, or sports; to play with toys, to play with other kids, and basically, to play to have fun. Take off your mind the English meaning of the verb “to play” which implies “playing a musical instrument” and you have understood what jugar means.
Does jugar need an A?
Using Jugar With Games
The most noticeable difference is that in standard Spanish the preposition a is used after jugar when jugar is used to refer to the playing of a specified game: Me gustaría saber si en Belice juegan al fútbol. (I would like to know if they play soccer in Belize.) Aprendemos a jugar al ajedrez.