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holgar

Translation of holgar in English:

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 1 (en tercera persona/in third person) [formal] (estar de más) huelga decir que no aceptaron it goes without saying that they did not accept, needless to say, they did not accept huelgan los comentarios what can one say?
  • 2 [arcaico] (estar ocioso) to be at leisure [anticuado/dated]

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