avistar
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avistar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to make out)
a. to sight
Los piratas avistaron tierra firme desde el barco con un catalejo.The pirates sighted dry land from the ship through a telescope.
b. to catch sight of
En el bosque creí avistar un oso a lo lejos.I thought I caught sight of a bear in the distance.
avistarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to convene; used with "with")
a. to have a meeting with
El director de la empresa se avistó con los gerentes de proyectos para informarles de los cambios.The CEO of the company had a meeting with the project managers to inform them about the changes.
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avistar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to sight, to make out
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
avistar
transitive verb
to sight; catch sight of
pronominal verb
avistarse to have an interview;con with;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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