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dejar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (permitir hacer)let, allow vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Su jefe le dejó salir antes del trabajo.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. She lets her children play in the yard alone.
dejar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (personas, animales)leave vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  abandon vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Su padre los dejó cuando eran niños.
 Their father left them when they were children.
dejar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (parar, cesar)stop vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  let up, give up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 Por fin dejó de llover.
 It finally stopped raining.
dejar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (prestar, dar)lend vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 No le dejes dinero a Juan, nunca lo devuelve.
 Don't lend Juan money; he never pays it back.
dejar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (no molestar)let someone be v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  let alone v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Déjame, estoy trabajando.
 Let me be, I'm working.
dejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (descuidarse, desaliñarse) (neglect appearance, dress)let yourself go v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Cuando Luisa tuvo a su décimo hijo se dejó por completo.
 When Luisa had her tenth child she let herself go completely.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
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dejar algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (algo: estado final) (condition)leave [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
Note: Se construye con adjetivo.
 Blanca Nieves dejó la casa limpia con la ayuda de los animales del bosque.
 Snow White left the house clean with the help of the forest animals.
 
Additional Translations
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dejar algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (algo: sin cambios) (by choice)leave [sth] behind v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
Note: Se construye con adjetivo.
 El pintor dejó un cuadro inconcluso al irse del país.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Alicia left her car behind, choosing to take her bike instead.
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