afugentar

a.fu.gen.tar
ɐfuʒẽˈtar
verbo transitivo
1.
(através do medo) to frighten away, to frighten off; to scare away, to scare off; to drive away
afugentar os clientes
to scare off the customers
2.
(correndo atrás) to chase out, to chase away
vai afugentar os gatos do jardim
chase the cats out of the garden
3.
(enxotar) to brush away; to drive off
afugentou as moscas com a mão
he brushed away the flies with his hand
4.
(dissipar) to chase away; to dispel
afugentar as dúvidas
to dispel any doubt
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