socavar translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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socavar

  
      vt  
1    (=minar)   to undermine
2    (=excavar)  
[persona]  
to dig under  
[agua]  
to hollow out
3    (=debilitar)   to sap, undermine
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

socava, socar, socapar, soca

'socavar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
socavar algo
(IDIOMS)
"socavar": examples and translations in context
Atacar a estas comunidades es socavar nuestros valores más fundamentales. To attack these communities is to undermine our most fundamental values.
Sería pues inapropiado socavar un tratado internacional de aceptación tan universal. It would indeed be inappropriate to undermine such a universally accepted international treaty.
Debemos mantener nuestra vigilancia sin socavar el libre comercio. We must continue being vigilant without undermining fair trade.
Señor Presidente, socavar la propia credibilidad política resulta siempre un mal asunto. Mr President, undermining one's own political authority is always a bad thing.
Los textos no han de socavar las ventajas que reporta la coordinación a los beneficiarios. The benefits of coordination for recipients must not be undermined by the entries.
No se debe socavar esa recuperación. That recovery must not be undermined.
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