dar tumbos
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dar tumbos(
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
a. to have setbacks
Pilar dio algunos tumbos, pero finalmente se graduó.Pilar had some setbacks, but she finally graduated.
b. to have difficulties
Hemos dado tumbos, pero con paciencia los hemos superado.We've had difficulties, but we've overcome them with patience.
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