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aflojar

Translation of aflojar in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

also: aflojarse verbo pronominal

  • 2 (México) (estómago) se me aflojó el estómago or [familiar] la panza
    I got diarrhea o [familiar] the runs
Example sentences
  • Llave inglesa, muy útil para aflojar alguna tuerca o ajustarla.
  • Le hará falta aflojar el paso y detenerse a disfrutar de la vida.
  • Este partido no tiene vuelta si Murray no afloja.

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