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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to experiment with)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. to venture
Me gustaría incursionar en el mundo de la moda pero no sé por dónde empezar.I'd like to venture into the fashion world, but I don't know where to start.
b. to dabble
Mi abuelo incursionó en el negocio de la música antes de convertirse en abogado.My grandfather dabbled in the music business before becoming a lawyer.
2. (to invade)
a. to make an incursion
Los nuevos pobladores incursionaron en el territorio de la pequeña tribu.The new settlers made an incursion into the small tribe's territory.
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intransitive verb
incursionar en to make a raid into; penetrate into; incursionar en un tema to tackle a subject; broach a subject
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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