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labrar

also: labrarse pronominal verb

  • (forjarse) labrarse un porvenir
    to carve out a future for oneself
    se está labrando su propia ruina
    he's bringing about his own destruction
    he's digging his own grave
Example sentences
  • Se sabe que la cantera fue dejada súbitamente, subsistiendo estatuas a medio labrar en la roca.
  • Labrar era un complejo industrial de alta importancia.
  • Ellos están labrando su justo e impostergable futuro.
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