proferir
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proferir(
proh
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feh
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reer
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to utter
Las últimas palabras que profirió la condenada a muerte fueron, "Soy inocente".The last words the condemned woman uttered were, "I'm innocent."
b. to hurl (insults)
Ken profirió varios insultos contra su jefa cuando lo despidió.Ken hurled quite a few insults at his boss when she fired him.
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proferir
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (palabras, sonidos)
a. to utter
2. (insultos)
a. to hurl
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proferir
transitive verb
[+palabra, sonido, maldición] to utter; [+insinuación] to drop; throw out; [+insulto] to hurl; let fly;contra at; [+suspiro] to fetch; heave;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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