Translation: from spanish

to abandon somebody to something

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  • ditch — v. get rid of; abandon (somebody or something). Oh, just ditch him. No one wants him anyway …   English slang

  • give up — verb 1. lose ( or lose the right to ( by some error, offense, or crime (Freq. 9) you ve forfeited your right to name your successor forfeited property • Syn: ↑forfeit, ↑throw overboard, ↑waiv …   Useful english dictionary

  • put away — verb 1. place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape (Freq. 2) The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend She locked her jewels in the safe • Syn: ↑lock in, ↑lock away, ↑lock, ↑shut up, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hope — hope1 W1S1 [həup US houp] v [I and T] [: Old English; Origin: hopian] 1.) to want something to happen or be true and to believe that it is possible or likely hope (that) ▪ We hope that more women will decide to join the course. ▪ I do hope… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • turn away — verb 1. move so as not face somebody or something (Freq. 13) • Hypernyms: ↑turn • Verb Frames: Something s Somebody s Something is ing PP Somebody s PP …   Useful english dictionary

  • throw out — verb 1. force to leave or move out (Freq. 3) He was expelled from his native country • Syn: ↑expel, ↑kick out • Derivationally related forms: ↑expulsion (for: ↑expel) …   Useful english dictionary

  • go away — verb 1. move away from a place into another direction (Freq. 4) Go away before I start to cry The train departs at noon • Syn: ↑go, ↑depart • Ant: ↑come (f …   Useful english dictionary

  • chuck out — verb 1. put out or expel from a place The unruly student was excluded from the game • Syn: ↑eject, ↑exclude, ↑turf out, ↑boot out, ↑turn out • Derivationally related forms: ↑exclusion …   Useful english dictionary

  • ease up — verb 1. move in order to make room for someone for something (Freq. 1) The park gave way to a supermarket Move over, he told the crowd • Syn: ↑move over, ↑give way, ↑give, ↑yield …   Useful english dictionary

  • fate — [feıt] n [Date: 1300 1400; : French; Origin: Latin fatum what has been spoken (by the gods) , from fari to speak ] 1.) [C usually singular] the things that will happen to someone, especially unpleasant events ▪ I wouldn t wish such a fate on my… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dispense with — verb 1. give up what is not strictly needed (Freq. 1) he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey • Syn: ↑spare, ↑give up, ↑part with • Hypernyms: ↑give …   Useful english dictionary

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