desvalido translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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desvalido

  
      adj  
1    (=sin fuerzas)   helpless
2    (=desprotegido)   destitute  
niños desvalidos      waifs and strays  
los desvalidos        (Pol)   the underprivileged  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
niños desvalidos exp.
waifs and strays

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
the underprivileged
[Pol.]
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'desvalido' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
su compasión por los desvalidos
"desvalido": examples and translations in context
Incluso Zatoichi está desvalido contra los cuchillos voladores. Even Zatoichi's helpless against flying blades.
Pobre Aksel está aún desvalido y en cuidado intensivo. Poor Aksel is still helpless and in intensive care.
Me veo como una especie de campeón desvalido. I see myself as sort of a champion of the underdog.
Mirad, entiendo la emoción de tirar de un desvalido. Look, I understand the emotional pull of an underdog.
Igualmente tendrán derecho a esa protección la madre, el niño, el anciano y el enfermo desvalido". That right shall be equally enjoyed by mothers, children, the elderly and the sick and the destitute".
Incluso he manchado mis manos de sangre... sólo para terminar aquí, desvalido... exiliado de mi país, abandonado. I've even stained my hands with blood... only to end up here, destitute... exiled from my country, abandoned!
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