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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.).
1. (idiom) (to recuse)
a. to reproach
Si falto a la reunión, el jefe me va a echar en cara mi falta de compromiso con la empresa.If I don't go to the meeting, my boss will reproach my lack of commitment to the company.
b. to throw in someone's face (colloquial)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
Martina me echó en cara que una vez le mentí.Martina threw it in my face that I had lied to her.
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