espaciar
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espaciar(
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syahr
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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 space out
Mara decidió espaciar sus citas para darle tiempo suficiente a cada paciente.Mara decided to space out her appointments to give each patient enough time.
b. to spread
Solicité que me espaciaran los pagos del crédito porque en este momento no tengo trabajo.I've requested them to spread the loan payments because I don't have a job at the moment.
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espaciar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to space out
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espaciar
transitive verb
1 [+palabras, párrafos] to space; space out
2 (en el tiempo) [+noticia] to spread; [+pagos] to spread out; stagger
empezó a espaciar más sus visitas his visits became less frequent; there were longer intervals between his visits
pronominal verb
espaciarse
1 (al hablar) spread o.s.; to expatiate (formal)
espaciarse en un tema to enlarge on a subject; expatiate on a subject (formal)
2 (relajarse) to relax; take one's ease
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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