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reprimir

also: reprimirse verbo pronominal

  • (reflexivo)
    to control oneself
Example sentences
  • El ego se toma vacaciones y no reprime al pensador.
  • El mandatario lamentó que las Fuerzas Armadas repriman a la población.
  • Cada día es más tonto, contraproducente e infructuoso intentar reprimir la libertad de expresión.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.