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sortear

  
a       vt  
1    (=decidir al azar)   to draw lots for
2    (=rifar)     (gen)    to raffle,   (Dep)   to toss up for
3    (=evitar)  
  [+obstáculo]  
to dodge, avoid  
el torero sorteó al toro      the bullfighter dodged out of the bull's way  
el esquiador sorteó las banderas con habilidad      the skier swerved skilfully round the flags  
aquí hay que sortear el tráfico      you have to weave in and out of the traffic here  
4    (=librarse de)  
  [+dificultad]  
to avoid, get round  
  [+pregunta]  
to handle, deal with, deal with skilfully o   (EEUU)   skillfully
b       vi  
1      (en sorteo)    to draw lots
2      (con moneda)    to toss, toss up
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
aquí hay que sortear el tráfico exp.
you have to weave in and out of the traffic here

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'sortear' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
sortear
exp.
sortear un puesto
exp.
sortear {or} salvar los rápidos
v.
sortear ; esquivar (preguntas) ; alinear (equipo)
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"sortear": examples and translations in context
También carece de los medios para sortear las "soluciones" extranjeras a los problemas nacionales. It also lacks the means to circumvent foreign "solutions" to national problems.
Son ineficaces porque son fáciles de sortear. They are ineffective because they are easy to circumvent.
No queremos tener que sortear obstáculos innecesarios. We don't want to have to overcome unnecessary hurdles.
Será simplemente otro obstáculo que deberemos sortear. Then that is simply another obstacle we must overcome.
Bueno, intentó sortear la bici. Well, he tried to avoid that bike.
Laberinto del Minotauro: Atracción interactiva donde habra que sortear los distintos peligros que se presente. Laberinto del Minotauro (Labyrinth of the Minotaur): Interactive ride where you must avoid the different dangers that appear.
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