sidestep
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sidestep
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (tackle)
a. esquivar, evitar
2. (player)
a. regatear
3. (fig)
a. soslayar, eludir (question)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (in boxing)
a. esquivar
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sidestep [ˈsaɪdstep]
transitive verb
[+problem, question] eludir; esquivar
he neatly sidestepped the question eludió or esquivó hábilmente la pregunta
intransitive verb
(Boxing) etc dar un quiebro; fintar; dar una finta; (LAm)
noun
1 (step) paso (m) hacia un lado
2 (dodge) esquivada (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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