apelar
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apelar(
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peh
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lahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
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apelar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (law)
a. to (lodge an) appeal
apelar ante/contrato appeal to/against
2. (recurrir)
a.
apelar ato go to
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apelar
intransitive verb
1 (Jur) to appeal
apelar contra algo to appeal (against) sth
apeló contra la decisión del juez
2
apelar a
(invocar) to appeal to
apeló al sentido común para resolver el problema he appealed to people's common sense to solve the problem
apelaron a la violencia como una vía de solución
apelamos al presidente a que cumpla sus compromisos we appeal to the president to keep his promises
(recurrir a) to resort to
tuvo que apelar a sus encantos personales she had to resort to charm; she had to make use of her charm
transitive verb
(Jur) to appeal (against)
han apelado la sentencia they have appealed (against) the sentence
apelar el fallo del juez
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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apelar contra
to appeal against
apelar a
to appeal to
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