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Principal Translations
pedir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (solicitar)ask for vi + prep
  request vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  order vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El niño pidió agua a su madre.
pedir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (exigir)demand vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  expect vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El director pide puntualidad a sus empleados.
pedir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (encargar)order vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 He pedido varios paquetes de semillas por internet.
pedir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (poner precio)ask vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 No he comprado el piso porque piden demasiado dinero por él.
pedir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (necesitar)need, want vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (figurative, badly needed)cry out for v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Estas paredes están pidiendo una mano de pintura.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2015:

Compound Forms:
pedir | PEDIR
a pedir de boca loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (sin contratiempos)turn out just fine exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  couldn't be better, couldn't ask for better exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  work out 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."
pedir prestado loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (pedir algo temporalmente)borrow vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
si no es mucho pedir exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (si no te importa)if it's not asking too much exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
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