velar por

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velar por(
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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. to look after
Siempre ha velado por el bienestar de sus hijos.She has always looked after her children's welfare.
b. to watch over
Me tranquiliza saber que alguien vela por ti.It reassures me to know that someone's watching over you.
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