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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. (of country)
a. limitar con
to b on insanity/the ridiculousbordear la locura/lo ridículo
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1 [+area, country] lindar con; limitar con
2 (come near to being) rayar en
with a self-confidence bordering on arrogance con una confianza en sí mismo que raya en la arrogancia
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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