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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 send
Mis amigos me enviaron fotos de la fiesta.My friends sent me photos of the party.
Mi mamá envió a mi hermano a que fuera de compras.My mom sent my brother shopping.
b. to mail
Yo le envié a mi novio tres cartas por semana.I mailed my boyfriend three letters a week.
c. to ship
El paquete que me enviaron aún no llegó.The package they shipped me still hasn't arrived.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (mandar, remitir)
a. to send
2. (por barco)
a. to ship
3. (por fax)
a. to fax
te enviaré la información por correo electrónicoI'll e-mail the information to you, I'll send you the information by e-mail
envíale mis saludos a tu madregive my regards to your mother
4. (persona)
a. to send
lo enviaron de embajadorthey sent him as an ambassador
lo enviaron (a) por aguathey sent him for water
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transitive verb
to send
enviar un mensaje a algn (por móvil) to text sb; send sb a text message; enviar a algn a hacer algo to send sb to do sth; enviar a algn a una misión to send sb on a mission; enviar por el médico to send for the doctor; fetch the doctor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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