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acciones
-you activate
Subjunctiveconjugation ofaccionar.
acciones
-you activate
Subjunctivevosconjugation ofaccionar.
acciones
-actions
Pluralofacción

accionar

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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to make something operate)
a. to activate
El cohete no identificado accionó el mecanismo de defensa.The unidentified rocket activated the defense mechanism.
b. to trigger
Una mujer que fumaba en el baño accionó la alarma contra incendios.A woman smoking in the bathroom triggered the smoke alarm.
c. to operate
El generador dejó de funcionar y no podemos accionar el sistema de comunicaciones.The generator stopped working and we can't operate the communications system.
d. to pull (lever)
El maquinista accionó el freno de emergencia y el tren se detuvo.The railroad conductor pulled the emergency brake and the train stopped.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to gesture)
a. to gesticulate
Al igual que los italianos, muchos argentinos accionan mucho cuando hablan.Just like Italians, many Argentineans gesticulate a lot when they speak.
3. (legal; often used with "contra")
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. to sue
El despacho de abogados ofreció sus servicios a la mujer para que pudiera accionar contra su atacante.The legal firm offered its services to the woman so she could sue her attacker.
4. (to behave)
a. to act
La prensa criticó duramente la manera de accionar de la policía durante el desalojo.The press harshly criticized the way the police acted during the eviction.
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accionar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (mecanismo, palanca)
a. to activate
2. (law)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. to bring a suit against
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (gesticular)
a. to gesture, to gesticulate
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accionar
transitive verb
1 (Mecánica) [+mecanismo, motor, alarma] to activate; operate; [+bomba, misil] to activate; trigger; [+interruptor] to switch; [+palanca] to pull
se confundió al accionar la palanca y lo apagó accionaron el interruptor del apagado acciona un dispositivo que enciende unas luces El sistema que los acciona,según explicó un bombero y un empresario de teatro, es seguro Mediante una botonera que se acciona simultáneamente al molinete El conmutador acciona también un piloto de dos colores Diferentes receptores para accionar puertas con telemando un misil de bolsillo, que se acciona mediante dos descargas eléctricas os terroristas accionaron el explosivo a través de un cable accionaron la bomba accidentalmente al pasar por la puerta se acciona la alarma
2 (Informática) to drive
intransitive verb
to gesticulate
La Kent habla para su canesú, y acciona con la diestra sacudiendo el aire con giros violentos Andrés Choz recupera el papel. Acciona con él míentras habla
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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