verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 (Colombia) (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial], (desnudar) to undress lo empelotó para bañarlo she took his clothes off o/or undressed him to give him a bath
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (empelotarse)
- 2 (Perú/Peru) [familiar/colloquial], (buscar atención) to be a pest [familiar/colloquial], to be an attention seeker lo hace para empelotarse he does it to attract attention (to himself)
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