encomiar
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encomiar(
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koh
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myahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to praise
Estamos reunidos aquí esta noche para encomiar su trabajo humanitario, Dra. Wilson.We're gathered here tonight to praise your humanitarian work, Dr. Wilson.
b. to pay tribute to
El gobernador encomió los esfuerzos del Cuerpo de Bomberos.The governor paid tribute to the efforts of the Fire Department.
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encomiar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (formal)
a. to praise, to extoll
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encomiar
transitive verb
to praise; pay tribute to
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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