ingerir
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ingerir(
een
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heh
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reer
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(to swallow)
a. to ingest
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
Mi perro ingirió una barra de chocolate que dejé en la mesa.My dog ingested a bar of chocolate that I left on the table.
b. to consume
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
Le llevamos a nuestro hijo al médico por ingerir accidentalmente una botella de jarabe para la tos.We took our son to the hospital for accidentally consuming a bottle of cough syrup.
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ingerir
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to consume, to ingest
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ingerir
transitive verb
(tragar) to swallow; (tomar) to consume; ingest (formal)
el automovilista había ingerido tres litros de alcohol the motorist had drunk o consumed three litres of alcohol
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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