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desistir viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (abandonar, parar, dejar)give up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  (formal)desist viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  stop, cease viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Cuando vio que no lo conseguía desistió de intentarlo más.
desistir viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). Der. (abandonar un proceso) (claim or lawsuit)drop vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (claim or lawsuit: formal)withdraw vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (a right)waive vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Si llegamos a un pacto, vamos a desistir la demanda.
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