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also: encadenarse verbo pronominal

  • (reflexivo) encadenarse a algo
    to chain oneself to something
    se encadenaron a las rejas en señal de protesta
    they chained themselves to the railings in protest
Example sentences
  • Se encadenó a unos árboles en peligro de extinción.
  • Me contaron que poco faltó para que se encadenara a las rejas del Congreso.
  • El llamado “oro negro” encadenó así su tercera jornada consecutiva de subidas.

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