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rule out
verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

Translation of rule out verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object in Spanish:

  • (possibility)
    (course of action)
    hacer imposible
    his resignation cannot be ruled out
    no se puede descartar la posibilidad de que dimita
    their financial problems ruled out any expansion
    sus problemas financieros hacían imposible cualquier tipo de expansión
    his injury rules him out for tomorrow's game
    su lesión lo excluye del partido de mañana
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