darse un apretón de manos

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darse un apretón de manos
A pronominal verb phrase combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Se dio cuenta del problema.)
pronominal verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to shake hands
Los dos líderes se dieron un apretón de manos al final de la conferencia.The two leaders shook hands at the end of the conference.
b. to shake
No es una apuesta oficial si no se dan un apretón de manos.It’s not an official bet if you don’t shake.
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