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  
los desvalidos exp.
the underprivileged
[Pol.]

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
waifs and strays
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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
Lo educaste para que fuera dependiente y desvalido. You raised him to be dependent and helpless.
Incluso Zatoichi está desvalido contra los cuchillos voladores. Even Zatoichi's helpless against flying blades.
- Siempre debes ayudar al desvalido. - You should always help the underdog.
Se ha convertido en un desvalido y los británicos gustan de los desvalidos. He has become an underdog and the British love underdogs.
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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