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afianzar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (fijar objetos)brace, fix, support vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Si no afianzamos bien la mesa, se va a caer.
 If we don't brace the table well, it's going to fall down.
afianzar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (asegurar algo)secure vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Afianzaban su fortuna con inversiones seguras.
 They secured their fortune with safe investments.
afianzar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (avalar: personas)guarantee, back vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Afianzó a su amigo para obtener el préstamo.
 He guaranteed (or: backed) his friend to receive the loan.
afianzarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). figurado (sostenerse)  (figurative)hold onto vi + prep
 Afiánzate al puesto con cumplimiento y responsabilidad.
 Hold onto the position with good performance and responsibility.
afianzarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (asirse)  (physical support)hold onto vi + prep
  steady yourself vtr + refltransitive verb and reflexive pronoun: Transitive verb with reflexive pronoun--for example, "Enjoy yourself." "They behaved themselves."
 Se afianzaron al barandal para resistir el vaivén.
 They held onto the rail to steady themselves while the boat was swaying.
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