afeitar
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afeitar(
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fey
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tahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
afeitarse
A reflexive verb is a verb that indicates that the subject performs an action on itself (e.g. Miguel se lava.).
2. (to shave oneself)
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afeitar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (barba, pelo, persona)
a. to shave
2. (bullfighting)
a. to blunt the bull's horns for safety reasons
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (uno mismo)
a. to shave
se afeitó la barbahe shaved his beard off
se afeitó las piernasshe shaved her legs
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afeitar
transitive verb
1 (rasurar) to shave; [+cola, planta] to trim; (Taur) [+cuernos] to blunt; trim; [+toro] to blunt the horns of; trim the horns of
¡que te afeiten! get your head seen to! (familiar)
2 (pasar) to brush; brush past; shave
3 (maquillar) to make up; paint; apply cosmetics to
pronominal verb
afeitarse
1 (rasurarse) to shave; have a shave
2 (maquillarse) to make o.s. up; put one's make-up on
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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