recusar
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recusar(
rreh
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koo
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sahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (legal)
a. to recuse
El juez del proceso fue recusado tras darse a conocer su implicación personal en el caso.The judge in the trial was recused after his personal involvement in the case became known.
2. (to decline)
a. to reject
El comité recusó la propuesta por considerarla inviable.The committee rejected the proposal for believing it to be non-viable.
b. to refuse
El gobierno regional recusó la ayuda que le había ofrecido el gobierno central.The regional government refused the help offered by the central government.
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recusar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (law)
a. to challenge
2. (rechazar)
a. to reject, to refuse
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recusar
transitive verb
1 (rechazar) to reject; refuse
2 (Jur) to challenge; challenge the authority of
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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