kick against

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kick against(
kihk
 
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gehnst
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. rebelarse contra
Maurice was an artist known for kicking against the status quo.Maurice era un artista conocido por rebelarse contra el statu quo.
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kick against
intransitive verb
rebelarse contra
to kick against the pricks dar coces contra el aguijón; tener una actitud rebelde
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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