echarse a llorar
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echarse a llorar(
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
1. (general)
a. to burst into tears
Cuando Ana se enteró del accidente, no pudo contenerse y se echó a llorar.When Ana heard about the accident, she couldn't restrain herself and burst into tears.
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