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transitive verb phrase
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.).
intransitive verb phrase
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
2. (often used with "on")
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Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
transitive verb(depress) [+button, knob, switch] apretar; presionar; (flatten) presionar hacia abajo
seal the edges by pressing them down cierre los lados presionándolos hacia abajo; cierre los lados apretándolos; he pressed the lid down tight apretó la tapa con fuerza
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