fustigate
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fustigar
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fustigar(
foos
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tee
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gahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to lash)
a. to whip
El cochero fustigó a los caballos y el carruaje comenzó a moverse.The coachman whipped the horses and the carriage took off.
2. (to censure)
a. to criticize harshly
Los periódicos fustigaron al presidente por firmar el tratado con el país vecino.The newspapers criticized the president harshly for signing the treaty with the neighboring country.
b. to criticise harshly (United Kingdom)
Todos fustigaron la decisión de la ministra de no admitir más niños refugiados al país.The minister was harshly criticised by all for her decision not to allow more refugee children into the country.
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fustigar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (azotar)
a. to whip
2. (censurar)
a. to criticize harshly
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fustigar
transitive verb
1 (pegar) to whip; lash
2 (criticar) to upbraid; give a tongue-lashing to (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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