pecar

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pecar(
peh
-
kahr
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (religious)
a. to sin
Perdóname, Padre, porque he pecado.Forgive me, Father, for I have sinned.
2. (to overdo)
a. to be too
Siempre ha pecado de crédulo.He has always been too gullible.
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pecar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (religion)
a. to sin
2. (pasarse)
a.
pecar de confiado/generosoto be overconfident/too generous
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pecar
intransitive verb
1 (Religión) to sin; to err
si he pecado en esto, ha sido por ... if I have been at fault in this, it has been because ...; si me lo pones delante, acabaré pecando if you put temptation in front of me, I shall fall
2
pecar de to be too; peca de generoso he is too generous; he is generous to a fault; peca por exceso de confianza he is too confident
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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