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he did not shrink from touching it exp.
no vaciló en tocarlo

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
exp.
no precisó
exp.
no escatimó elogios
exp.
no escatimó elogios
exp.
hizo lo correcto
exp.
pero no osó hablar
exp.
me extrañó (el) que no lo supiera
exp.
(el) que no lo supiera me extrañó
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shrink

  
  ( shrank    pt)   ( shrunk    pp  )
a       vi  
1    (=get smaller)   encogerse  
to shrink in the wash      encogerse al lavar  
"will not shrink"      "no se encoge", "inencogible"  
to shrink away to nothing      reducirse a nada, desaparecer  
2         shrink away, shrink back    retroceder, echar marcha atrás  
I shrink from doing it      no me atrevo a hacerlo  
he did not shrink from touching it      no vaciló en tocarlo  
b       vt   encoger  
to shrink a part on        (Tech)   montar una pieza en caliente  
c       n  
**   (=psychiatrist)   psiquiatra    mf     


non-shrink      adj   que no encoge  
shrink-wrap      vt   empaquetar or envasar al calor  
shrink-wrapped      adj   empaquetado or envasado al calor  
shrink-wrapping      n   envasado    m   al calor
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
"he did not shrink from": examples and translations in context
To earn a living, St. Paul made tents. He did not shrink from manual labor and the organizational tasks involved in operating a small business. Para ganar la vida, San Pablo hizo carpas. No desprecio el trabajo manual y las tareas de organización envueltas en manejar un pequeno negocio.
When crises appeared, we did not shrink from calming the situation with the safety nets at our disposal. En los momentos de crisis, no dudamos en apaciguar la situación con las redes de seguridad a nuestra disposición.
Europe, as was its duty, did not shrink from the obligations of solidarity. Europa, como era su deber, no rehuyó sus obligaciones de solidaridad.
She did not shrink from the religious persecution but, on the contrary, promoted new foundations in various states of the republic. No se echó atrás ante la persecución religiosa, al contrario, promovió nuevas fundaciones en diferentes Estados de la República.
They, however, regarded this as taking part with the wicked, and hence did not shrink from accusing Job of doing this. Ellos, sin embargo, consideraban que esto era tomar parte con los malos, y por ello no se abstenían de acusar a Job de hacerlo.
You have heard also of certain Rishis who, even under the most intolerable conditions, did not shrink from helping people. Tú has escuchado también de ciertos Rishis quienes, aun bajo las condiciones más intolerables, no dejan de ayudar a la gente.
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