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Translation of embestir in English:

verbo intransitivo

verbo transitivo

  • salimos corriendo cuando el toro nos embistió
    we ran when the bull charged (at) us
    el coche fue embestido por un camión
    the car was hit by a truck
    a truck ran into the car
Example sentences
  • El toro de lidia peruano vuelve a embestir.
  • Tren embistió a un autobús y se estrella contra otro estacionado.
  • Se amarraba con férreos mecates en la cintura y luego embestía con furiosa irracionalidad la tela.

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