cometer
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cometer(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to carry out)
a. to commit
¿Cómo es posible que alguien pueda cometer tales actos de crueldad?How is it possible that someone could commit such acts of cruelty?
2. (to produce)
a. to make
¡Uy! Cometí un error en el examen. Oops! I made a mistake on my exam.
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cometer
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (crimen)
a. to commit
2. (error)
a. to make
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
cometer
transitive verb
[+crimen, delito, pecado] to commit; [+atentado] to carry out; [+error] to make
negó que hubiera cometido irregularidades mientras estaba al frente de Banesto
ha cometido una falta de ortografía she made a spelling mistake; el tenista cometió dos dobles faltas the tennis player made two double faults
nuestro equipo ha cometido más faltas
no cometerás actos impuros thou shalt not commit impure acts
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "cometer"
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cometer un error
to make a mistake
cometer errores
to make mistakes
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