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Definición de “shed” en inglés

shed

verb (GET RID OF)    /ʃed/ (present participle shedding, past tense and past participle shed)
[T] (often used in newspapers ) to get rid of something you do not need or want : 900 jobs will be shed over the next few months . Psychotherapy helped him to shed some of his insecurity / inhibitions . I'm going on a diet to see if I can shed (= become thinner by losing ) a few kilos .Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere [T] to lose a covering , such as leaves , hair , or skin , because it falls off naturally , or to drop something in a natural way or by accident : The trees shed their leaves in autumn . They ran down to the sea , shedding clothes as they went.UK A lorry had shed a load of gravel across the road .Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
(Definition of shed verb (GET RID OF) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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