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quedar reducido a
lejos ; fuera ; de distancia
1) escaparse (vi), 2) marcharse (vi)
victoria fuera de casa
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   vi   reducirse, menguar  
to dwindle to      quedar reducido a  
to dwindle away      [money, sound]   disminuir, menguar  
his life was dwindling away      se consumía poco a poco  
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dwindling, dandle, dawdle, diddle

"to dwindle away": examples and translations in context
Until 2003, genome biologists believed that, due to the fact that the Y chromosome lacks a partner (with which it could swap genes), its genetic cargo was about to dwindle away through damaging mutations. Hasta el 2003, los biólogos especialistas en el genoma creían que, dado que el cromosoma Y carece de compañero con el que intercambiar sus genes, su carga genética tendería a perderse debido a mutaciones que la dañaran.
The good days like today will slowly dwindle away to nothing. Los días buenos... como hoy... desaparecerán poco a poco.
If you adopt a conservative stance, however, it will dwindle away. Si adoptas una postura conservadora, en cambio, perderá popularidad.
Love is not only about sensual pleasures, but it is also about a spiritual and intellectual togetherness, otherwise desire dwindles away. "El amor es mucho más que placer sensual, también es una unión espiritual e intelectual", añade.
LOUISA [IN NORMAL VOICE]: As the years went by, I saw my sweet daddy... dwindle away under this... till you practically didn't know he was there. A medida que pasaban los años, veía a mi querido papá... menguando bajo eso... hasta que prácticamente no se sabía que estaba allí.
Do you know the odds are against us, Nathaniel, that the Germans get stronger while we dwindle away? ÀUsted sabe que las probabilidades estn en contra de nosotros, Nathaniel, que los alemanes se hacen ms fuertes mientras reducidos a nada?
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