tirar basura en
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tirar basura en
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. (general)
a. to litter
Estoy harto de que la gente tire basura en el parque. ¿Por qué son tan desconsiderados?I'm tired of people littering the park. Why are they so inconsiderate?
b. to throw trash in
¡Oye! No tires basura en ese contenedor. Es solo para botellas de vidrio.Hey! Don't throw trash in that container. It's only for glass bottles.
c. to throw trash on
¿Qué te pasa, Milton? No tires basura en el piso.What's wrong with you, Milton? Don't throw trash on the ground.
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