incumplir
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incumplir(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to fail to carry out)
a. to fail to fulfill
El comandante incumplió sus deberes en el frente de batalla.The commander failed to fulfill his duties in the battlefront.
b. to break
Incumpliste la promesa que hiciste sobre donar sangre.You broke your promise of donating blood.
c. to breach (contract or agreement)
La empresa denunció a la científica porque incumplió el contrato de confidencialidad.The company sued the scientist because she breached the confidentiality agreement.
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incumplir
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (deber)
a. to fail to fulfill, to neglect
2. (orden, ley)
a. to fail to comply with
3. (promesa)
a. to break
4. (contrato)
a. to breach
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incumplir
transitive verb
[+regla] to break; fail to observe; [+promesa] to break; fail to keep; [+contrato] to breach;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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