vengar
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vengar(
behng
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gahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to take vengeance for)
a. to avenge
No podía pensar en otra cosa que no fuera vengar el asesinato de su familia.He couldn't think of anything else than to avenge his family's murder.
vengarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to take vengeance)
a. to take revenge
Nos vengamos con creces de lo que nos habían hecho.We more than took revenge for what they had done to us.
b. to get revenge
No descansará hasta vengarse de él.She will not rest until she gets revenge on him.
c. to avenge oneself
No habrá justicia hasta que me vengue.There will be no justice until I avenge myself.
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vengar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to avenge
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to take revenge
b. to avenge oneself
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vengar
transitive verb
to avenge
pronominal verb
vengarse to take revenge; get one's revenge
vengarse de algn to take revenge on sb; vengarse de una ofensa to take revenge for an offence
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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