reclutar
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reclutar(
rreh
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kloo
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tahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (military)
a. to conscript
La marina lo reclutó para combatir contra los japoneses.The navy conscripted him to fight against the Japanese.
b. to recruit
La fuerza aérea lo reclutó como piloto de bombardero.The air force recruited him as bomber pilot.
2. (to hire)
a. to take on
La reclutamos después de que hiciera tres meses de pasantía.We took on her after three months of internship.
b. to recruit
Nuestra empresa tiene intenciones de reclutar otro publicista.Our company is looking to recruit another publicist.
3. (to gather)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. to round up
El gaucho reclutó las vacas y las llevó a otro campo de pastoreo.The gaucho rounded up the cows and led them to another grazing field.
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reclutar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (soldados; obligatoriamente)
a. to conscript
2. (voluntariamente)
a. to recruit
3. (trabajadores)
a. to recruit
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reclutar
transitive verb
1 [+soldados] to recruit; [+trabajadores] to contract; take on
2 (Arg) [+ganado] to round up
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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