aventajar a
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aventajar a
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to outstrip)
a. to be ahead of
Nuestro partido aventaja a todos los demás en las últimas encuestas de opinión.Our party is ahead of all the others in the latest opinion polls.
b. to lead
Su equipo aventaja al nuestro por solo dos puntos. Todavía podemos ganar el campeonato.Their team leads ours by just two points. We can still win the championship.
c. to surpass
En lo que a telecomunicaciones se refiere, muy pocas compañías aventajan a la nuestra.As far as telecommunications is concerned, very few companies surpass ours.
2. (automobile)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. to overtake
El conductor aceleró y aventajó al camión.The driver accelerated and overtook the truck.
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