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desahogar

Translation of desahogar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: desahogarse verbo pronominal

  • me desahogué llorando
    I cried and after that I felt much better
    salí a correr para desahogarme
    I went for a run to let off steam o [familiar] to get it out of my system
    se desahogó dándole patadas a la rueda
    he vented his anger ( o frustration etc) by kicking the wheel
    desahogarse con alguienno tenía con quien desahogarme
    there was no-one I could talk to to get it off my chest
    se desahogó conmigo
    she poured her heart out to me

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