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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be embroiled in somethingestar enredado(a) en algo
to get embroiled in a debate with somebodyenfrascarse or enredarse en una discusión con alguien
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