oversleep
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oversleep(
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vuhr
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slip
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. quedarse dormido
I'm so sorry I'm late! I overslept.¡Mil disculpas por llegar tarde! Me quedé dormido.
b. no despertarse a tiempo
Martin didn't hear the alarm clock and overslept.Martín no oyó el reloj despertador y no se despertó a tiempo.
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oversleep
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. quedarse dormido(a)
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oversleep [ˌəʊvəˈsliːp] overslept (past) [ˌəʊvəˈslept]
intransitive verb
quedarse dormido; no despertar(se) a tiempo
I overslept me quedé dormido; no (me) desperté a tiempo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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