see off

see off
(to accompany (a person starting on a journey) to the airport, railway station etc from which he is to leave: He saw me off at the station.) despedir
see off
v.
despedir v.
v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1) (say goodbye to) despedir*, despedirse* de
2) (get rid of) deshacerse* de

the dog saw them off — el perro los ahuyentó

VT + ADV
1) (=say goodbye to) despedir, despedirse de

we went to see him off at the station — fuimos a despedirnos de él or a despedirlo a la estación

2) * (=defeat) vencer; (=destroy) acabar con
3) * (=send away)

the policeman saw them off — el policía les dijo que se fueran

* * *
v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1) (say goodbye to) despedir*, despedirse* de
2) (get rid of) deshacerse* de

the dog saw them off — el perro los ahuyentó


English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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