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fish out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento

Translation of fish out in Spanish:

  • sacar* to fish sth out of sth sacar* algo de algo she fished a mirror out of the drawer sacó un espejo del cajón
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