defraud
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defraud
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. defraudar
When he died, it came to light that the executive had been defrauding the tax department for years.Cuando murió, salió a la luz que el ejecutivo había estado defraudando al departamento de impuestos durante años.
b. estafar
The credit union declares that one of its core values is never defrauding anybody.La cooperativa de crédito declara que uno de sus valores principales es nunca estafar a nadie.
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defraud
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. defraudar, estafar
to defraud somebody of somethingdefraudar algo a alguien
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defraud [dɪˈfrɔːd]
transitive verb
[+person, authorities] estafar; defraudar
to defraud sb of sth estafar algo a algn; he defrauded the firm of £1,000 le estafó 1.000 libras a la compañía
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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