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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (vulgar) (United Kingdom)
a. hacer el (act foolishly)
b. gilipollas or
Regionalism used in Spain
c. boludo (River Plate)
d. pendejear
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
e. boludear (River Plate)
2. (waste time)
a. tocarse las pelotas or los huevos
b. rascarse las bolas (River Plate)
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hacer el ganso or idiota (informal)
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