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Principal Translations
avisar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (advertir algo)warn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (formal)inform, notify vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Los guías avisaron que haría frío en el Cabo Norte.
  I warned you not to go too close to the water, didn't I?This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
avisar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (notificar, informar)inform, notify vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  advise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El profesor nos avisó que nuestra hija estaba enferma.
 The teacher informed (or: notified) us that our daughter was ill.
 
Additional Translations
avisar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (llamar)call vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  call in vtr + prep
 Avisaron al médico porque el enfermo tenía mucha fiebre.
 They called the doctor because the patient was running a high fever.
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Compound Forms:
avisar a alguien loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (dar una noticia)tell [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  warn [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  let [sb] know v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
avisar a última hora (decirlo al final)tell [sb] at the last minute v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
avisar con warn with vtr + prep
avisar de warn about, warn of vtr + prep
avisar en el útimo momento warn at the last minute v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
avisar por radio loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (medio de comunicación)warn [sb] by radio v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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