librarse de
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librarse de(
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. (to avoid)
a. to escape
Hoy no te libras del castigo.Today you won't escape punishment.
b. to get out of
Se libró del servicio militar sólo porque tenía los pies planos.He got out of military service simply because he had flat feet.
c. to get away with
No creas que vas a librarte de pagarme lo que me debes.Don't you believe you'll get away with your debt.
2. (to dispense with)
a. to get rid of
Quiero librarme de toda esta ropa que ya no me pongo.I want to get rid of all these clothes that I don't use anymore.
3. (to liberate oneself from)
a. to escape from
La mujer trató varias veces de librarse de sus secuestradores.The woman tried to escape from her kidnappers in various occasions.
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