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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
Regionalism used in Paraguay
(River Plate)
a. to put down
Tuvimos que despenar al pobre caballo para que no sufriera.We had to put the poor horse down so that it wouldn't suffer.
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transitive verb
1 (consolar) to console
2 (matar) to do in (muy_familiar); kill
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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