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dwell on

verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento

Translation of dwell on in Spanish:

  • 1.1 (concentrate on) try not to dwell on the past trata de no pensar demasiado en el pasado the documentary dwells excessively on the sordid side of her life el documental se detiene demasiado or hace demasiado hincapié en los aspectos sórdidos de su vida 1.2 [Music/Música] [note] alargar*
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