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regar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (plantas: echarles agua)water vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (farm)irrigate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Para ahorrar agua, se recomienda regar las plantas al atardecer porque hay menos evaporación.
 To conserve water, it is better to water plants just before nightfall because there is less evaporation.
regar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (río, canal: atravesar)flow through, run through vi + prep
  pass through vi + prep
 El Tamesí riega la parte sur del estado de Tamaulipas.
 The Tamesi river runs through the southern part of the state of Tamaulipas.
regar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (líquido: derramar)spill vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El bebé regó la leche en el suelo de la cocina.
 The baby spilled milk on the kitchen floor.
regar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). México (objetos: desparramar)take apart vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  separate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  scatter vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Es fácil regar las piezas de un rompecabezas, lo difícil es armarlo.
 It is easy to take apart a puzzle: the hard part is putting it back together.
regar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). figurado (acompañar con vino) (colloquial)wash down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  accompany vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Regaron la comida con un buen vino.
 They washed down the meal with a good wine.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Compound Forms:
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regar la cajeta loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). México, coloquial (equivocarse) (colloquial)screw up, put one's foot in it v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 ¡Ya regaste la cajeta!
 You've really screwed up!
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