pass around
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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. (general)
a. hacer circular
They're going to pass an attendance sheet around; write your name in the field for today's date.Van a hacer circular una hoja de asistencia; rellenen sus nombres en en el campo para el día de hoy.
b. pasarse
The friends watched a movie and passed a bottle of bourbon around.Los amigos veían una película y se pasaban una botella de bourbon.
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pass around
pass round
transitive verb
a bottle of whisky was passed around se pasaron una botella de whisky de mano en mano or de uno a otro; you pass round the biscuits pasa las galletas entre todos
they were passing cigarettes around among themselves /just pass this round as I'm talking/ and take a little look at it I've got a couple of pictures you might like to pass around just take a light and pass the matches round serve the pudding, and /pass around a bowl of yogurt/ to go with it these stories are passed around until people believe them
to pass round the hat pasar la gorra
after the show, the hat was passed round
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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