rehuir
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rehuir(
rreh
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eer
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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 avoid
Mi hijo me rehúye porque sabe que lo voy a reprender por faltar a clase.My son is avoiding me because he knows I'm going to tell him off for skipping class.
b. to shy away from
El actor rehuyó las preguntas vinculadas con su más reciente romance.The actor shied away from questions having to do with his latest affair.
c. to run away from
Mi exmarido siempre rehuyó las responsabilidades.My ex-husband has always run away from responsibilities.
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rehuir
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to avoid
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rehuir
transitive verb
to avoid
Juan me rehúye Juan is avoiding me; rehúye de las situaciones difíciles she avoids o runs away from difficult situations
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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