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intransitive verb phrase
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.).
1. (to lash out)
2. (to criticize; used with "at" or "against")
Government officials hit out at the journalist for being irresponsible with sensitive information.Oficiales del gobierno atacaron al periodista por ser irresponsable con información confidencial.
The article was hitting out at institutionalized racism.El artículo arremetía contra el racismo institucionalizado.
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
a. lanzar golpes
a. lanzar ataques
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Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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