thrust into

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thrust into(
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. (to put into)
a. enterrar en
The woman thrust the dagger into her attacker's back and ran away.La mujer enterró el puñal en la espalda de su atacante y se fue huyendo.
b. clavar en
The sailor thrust the anchor into the sand.El marinero clavó el ancla en la arena.
2. (to impose)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
As the daughter of celebrities, Luisa was thrust into the spotlight from a young age.Como hija de famosos, le pusieron mucha atención a Luisa desde temprana edad.
With the death of his parents, Klaus was thrust into the responsibility of taking care of his younger siblings.Con la muerte de sus padres, Klaus se encontró con la responsabilidad de cuidar a sus hermanos menores.
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