arrear translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

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arrear  

a       vt  
1    (=estimular)  
  [+ganado etc]  
to drive
2    (=poner arreos a)   to harness
3      (CAm, Cono Sur, Méx)  
  [+ganado]  
to rustle
4    *  
  [+golpe]  
to give
b       vi   to hurry along  
¡arrea!      (=muévete)   get moving!,   (repulsa)    get away!  
  (Esp, asombro)   Christ!, well I'm damned!,   (admiración)    look at that!  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
arrear v.
1) drive (vt), 2) hurry along (vi)

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'arrear' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
pegar {or} arrear un golpe a algn
"arrear": examples and translations in context
No podría arrear a mis vacas tan juntas. You couldn't herd my cows that close together.
No nos permitían arrear a esos animales. We're not really allowed to herd these animals.
YArriero... se fue a arrear. And that Drover, he go droving.
- Me voy a arrear porque es mi trabajo. - I go droving 'cause that's my job.
Entonces ya van a poder arrear ganado. They'll be herding the cattle.
Trabajo en cuestión: arrear ovejas. Estupendo. The job in question: herding sheep. Great.
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