go under
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go under(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to go out of business)
a. hundirse
The bank went under after the crash in 2008.El banco se hundió después del crac del 2008.
b. irse a pique
If we don't get sales up this year, the store will go under for sure.Si no logramos hacer que suban las ventas este año, seguramente la tienda se irá a pique.
2. (to sink)
a. hundirse
It looked like the ship off the point was going under.Parecía que el buque cerca de la punta se hundía.
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
3. (to be called)
a. ser conocido por
Our man in Kiev will be going under the name of Ronnie Love during the mission.Nuestro hombre en Kiev será conocido por el nombre de Ronnie Love durante la misión.
b. ser conocido como
Walter goes under "The Mutant" when he's wrestling.Walter es conocido como "El Mutante" cuando lucha.
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go under
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (drowning man)
a. hundirse
2. (ship)
a. naufragar
3. (go bankrupt)
a. quebrar, ir a la quiebra
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go under
intransitive verb
he now goes under the name of Curtis ahora se conoce por Curtis
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
1 (sink) [+ship, person] hundirse
2 (fail) [+business, firm] quebrar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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