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machacar

Translation of machacar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • 2 (España/Spain) 2.1 [familiar/colloquial] (remachar) machácale bien lo que tiene que hacer make sure you drum into her what she has to do siguen machacando los mismos puntos they're still going on about o/or harping on about the same points [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 [familiar/colloquial] (estudiar) to bone up on [familiar/colloquial], to swot up on (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial]
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    Translate bone up on into Arabic

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (machacarse)

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