mimar(
mee
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mahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to treat with affection)
a. to pamper
Nos gusta mimar al cliente.We like to pamper our customers.
2. (to treat with indulgence)
a. to spoil
Opino que estás mimando mucho a tus hijos.I think you are spoiling your kids too much.
b. to mollycoddle
Le encanta mimar a su perrito.She loves mollycoddling her puppy.
3. (to represent with gestures)
a. to mime
Nos enseñan a mimar acciones y emociones en la escuela de interpretación.We are taught how to mime actions and emotions at acting school.
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mimar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to spoil, to pamper
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mimar
transitive verb
to spoil; pamper
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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