Translation of relevar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 (sustituir) to relieve relevar la guardia [Militar/Military] to change the guard relevamos a los soldados que hacían la guardia we relieved the soldiers on guard duty relevó a Salinas como entrenador he took over from o/or replaced Salinas as coach
- 3 (eximir) to exempt relevar a algn
dealgo to exempt sb fromsth lo relevaron de descargar los camiones he was exempted from unloading the trucks
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (relevarse)
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