ferret out
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ferret out
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.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (object, information)
a. encontrar, dar con
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ferret out
transitive verb
[+person] dar con; [+secret, truth] desentrañar;
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