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Definición de “refrain” en inglés

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refrain

verb [I] uk   /rɪˈfreɪn/ formal us  
C2 to avoid doing or stop yourself from doing something: We refrained from talking until we knew that it was safe. The sign on the wall said "Please refrain from smoking."

refrain

noun [C] uk   /rɪˈfreɪn/ us  
a short part of a song or poem that is repeated, especially between the verses (= the separate parts) a phrase that is often repeated: "Every vote counts" is a familiar refrain in politics.
Traducciones de “refrain”
en coreano 그만두다…
en árabe يَمتنِع…
en francés refrain…
en turco uzak durmak, sakınmak, kaçınmak…
en italiano trattenersi, astenersi…
en chino (tradicionál) 避免, 忍住, 節制…
en ruso воздерживаться…
en polaco powstrzymywać się…
en español estribillo…
en portugués abster-se, refrear, conter…
en alemán der Refrain…
en catalán abstenir-se…
en japonés 控える, 自粛する…
en chino (simplificado) 避免, 忍住, 节制…
(Definition of refrain from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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