-we beat
The word vapuleemos is the present subjunctive form of vapulear in the first person plural. There are other translations for this conjugation.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to give a beating)
a. to beat
El león vapuleó a la cebra y luego se la comió.The lion beat the zebra and then devoured it.
b. to beat up
El boxeador perdió el conocimiento cuando su rival le vapuleó.The boxer lost consciousness when his opponent beat him up.
c. to thrash
Dos policías detuvieron al hombre que vapuleó a su perro.Two policewomen arrested the man who thrashed his dog.
2. (to criticize harshly)
a. to trample
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
La escritora teme que los expertos en literatura critiquen su nueva novela.The writer is afraid of the experts in literature trampling her new novel.
b. to slate
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(United Kingdom)
El chef vapuleó el plato preparado por el novato.The chef slated the dish prepared by the novice.
3. (to agitate)
a. to shake about
El socorrista vapuleó al niño que acababa de rescatar para hacerle volver en sí.The lifeguard shook about the child he had just rescued to make him come to.6
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (golpear)
a. to beat, to thrash
2. (zarandear)
a. to shake about
3. (criticar)
a. to slate
vapulear los derechos de alguiento trample on somebody's rights
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transitive verb
1 [+alfombra, persona] to beat; (azotar) to beat up (familiar); thrash; (con látigo) flog;
2 (regañar) to slate (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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