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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to celebrate or treat)
a. to fete
El embajador fue agasajado con una estupenda cena.The ambassador was feted with an excellent dinner.
b. to honor
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Vamos a organizar un desfile para agasajar a los soldados cuando regresen al país.We are going to stage a parade to honor the soldiers returning home.
c. to honour (United Kingdom)
Durante su visita, el dalái lama fue agasajado con un concierto sinfónico.The Dalai Lama was honoured with a symphonic concert during his visit.
2. (to indulge)
a. to lavish attention on
El dueño de la casa me agasajó todos los días. Me trató como un rey.The host lavished attention on me every day. He treated me like a king.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to lavish attention on, to treat like a king
agasajar a alguien con algoto lavish something upon somebody
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transitive verb
to entertain; fête
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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