inmolar
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inmolar(
een
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moh
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lahr
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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 restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(to kill)
a. to sacrifice
Esta tribu acostumbraba inmolar vacas como ofrenda a sus dioses.This tribe used to sacrifice cows as an offering to their gods.
inmolarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(to kill oneself)
a. to sacrifice oneself
El hombre se inmoló a las puertas del palacio presidential como medida de protesta por el maltrato a los inmigrantes.The man sacrificed himself in front of the Presidential Palace to protest the mistreatment of immigrants.
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inmolar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to sacrifice
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to sacrifice oneself
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inmolar
transitive verb
sacrifice; to immolate (formal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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