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obligar a refugiarse en un árbol
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
a. to force to take refuge in a tree
El oso persiguió al explorador y lo obligó a refugiarse en un árbol.The bear pursued the hunter and forced him to take refuge in a tree.
b. to tree
Regionalism used in the United States
Cuando llegó el cazador, la jauría había obligado a la presa a refugiarse en un árbol.When the hunter got there, the pack had treed the prey.
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