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Translation of "swallow" - English-Spanish dictionary

swallow

verb /ˈswoləu/
to allow to pass down the throat to the stomach tragar, engullir Try to swallow the pill His throat was so painful that he could hardly swallow. to accept (eg a lie or insult) without question or protest tragarse You’ll never get her to swallow that story! swallow one’s pride to behave humbly eg by making an apology tragarse el orgullo She managed to swallow her pride and say sorry. swallow up phrasal verb to cause to disappear completely desaparecer She was swallowed up in the crowd.
(Definition of swallow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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