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carry away

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva)

Translation of carry away in Spanish:

  • they were carried away by the excitement of the occasion se dejaron llevar por lo emocionante de la ocasión the audience was completely carried away by his virtuosity su virtuosismo transportó or extasió al público I got carried away and painted the window as well me entusiasmé y pinté la ventana también he didn't really mean it, he got a little carried away no lo hizo a propósito, se le fue un poco la mano
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