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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.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to not be digested well)
2. (to not be liked)
a. to not sit well
A los suegros de Ricardo le sentaron mal los chistes que echó durante la cena.The jokes that Ricardo made during dinner didn't sit well with his in-laws.
b. to not go over well
Me gusta tu idea, pero creo que le va a sentar mal a mi jefe.I like your idea, but I think it won't go over well with my boss.
c. to not go down well
El último discurso del presidente le sento mal a su base.The president's most recent speech did not go down well with his base.
3. (to not look good on)
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