pasear
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pasear(
pah
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seh
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ahr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to go around)
a. to go for a walk (on foot)
Me encanta ir a pasear por la playa.I love going for a walk on the beach.
b. to go for a drive (by car)
Paseamos por la costa en mi carro nuevo.We went for a drive along the coast in my new car.
c. to go for a ride (via vehicle or animal)
Paseo en bici cada domingo por la mañana.I go for a ride on my bike every Sunday morning.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to take for a walk)
a. to walk
Pasea a su perro por el parque por la noche.She walks her dog around the park at night.
3. (to exhibit)
a. to show off
Mi hermana paseó su nuevo atuendo en la fiesta.My sister showed off her new outfit at the party.
pasearse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
4. (to go around)
a. to go for a walk
Cuando necesito pensar, voy a las montañas a pasearme.When I need to think, I go to the mountains for a walk.
b. to walk
Se paseó todo el día por el centro comercial.She walked around the mall all day long.
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pasear
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to go for a walk
pasear a caballoto go horse riding
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
pasear a alguiento take somebody for a walk
pasear al perroto walk the dog
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (caminar)
a. to go for a walk
4. (ganar con facilidad)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Colombia se paseó en la finalthe final was a walkover for Colombia
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pasear
transitive verb
1 [+perro, niño] to take for a walk; walk
2 (exhibir) [+ropa, coche] to parade; show off
3
pasear la calle a una muchacha (España) to walk up and down the street where a girl lives
4 (Centroamérica) [+dinero] to squander
5 (España) (Hist) to execute summarily
intransitive verb
pronominal verb
pasearse
1 (gen) to go for a walk; go for a stroll; (de un lado a otro) to walk about; walk up and down
pasear en bicicleta to go for a ride; go cycling; pasear en coche to go for a drive; go for a run in the car; pasear a caballo to ride; go riding; pasear en bote to go sailing
2 (España) (estar ocioso) to idle; loaf about
3
pasearse por un tema (España) to deal superficially with a subject
4
pasearse (México) to take a day off
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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