apechugar

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apechugar(
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peh
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choo
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gahr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to withstand; often used with "con")
a. to face up to
No seas cobarde y apechuga con las situación.Don't be a coward. Face up to the situation.
b. to take
Mentiste y te pillaron. Ahora tendrás que apechugar con las consecuencias.You lied and you got caught so now you'll have to take the consequences.
c. to put up with it
Si te mandan a sitios que no te gustan, tienes que apechugar.If they send you to places you don't like, you just have to put up with it.
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apechugar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (colloquial)
a.
apechugar conto put up with
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
apechugar
intransitive verb
1 (empujar) to push; shove
¡apechuga! (ánimo) buck up!; come on!
2
apechugar con (aguantar) to put up with; swallow; [+cometido] (cargar con) to take on; apechugar con las consecuencias to take the consequences
transitive verb
1 (S. Cone) (Caribe) (agarrar) to grab; grab hold of; seize
2 (And) (sacudir) to shake violently
pronominal verb
apechugarse
apechugarse con algo to face up to sth; take the consequences of sth
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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