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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. alegrar, llenar de contento
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gladden [ˈɡlædn]
transitive verb
alegrar; llenar de alegría
she was gladdened by the news la noticia la llenó de alegría; to gladden sb's heart llenar de alegría el corazón de algn; alegrar el corazón a algn; it gladdened his heart to see the children play ver jugar a los niños le llenaba el corazón de alegría or le alegraba el corazón
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