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grub

Pronunciation: /grʌb/

Translation of grub in Spanish:

noun/nombre

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-bb-)

  • escarbar to grub for sth escarbar en busca de algo

Phrasal verbs

grub out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
arrancar* (de raíz)

grub up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[potatoes] sacar* ([ de la tierra ]); [vines] desarraigar the dog had grubbed up a bone el perro había desenterrado un hueso

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