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Translation of recortar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: recortarse verbo pronominal

  • [literario]recortarse sobre algo
    to stand out against something
    be silhouetted against something
Example sentences
  • Por el Manta recortó distancias el argentino Maximiliano Bevacqua.
  • Y con la posibilidad de que se lo recorten más.
  • Venezuela dijo el domingo que la OPEP debería recortar más el suministro.

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