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temer

Translation of temer in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • to be afraid no temas, no te voy a hacer daño don't be afraid o/or don't worry, I'm not going to hurt you estos niños son de temer [familiar/colloquial] these kids are terrible! [familiar/colloquial] temer por algo/algn to fear for sth/sb teme por sus hijos/su vida he fears for his children/his life

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (temerse)

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