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
No estoy intentando socavar tu posición. I... I'm not trying to undermine you.
Puede muy bien socavar mi capacidad para complacerte. It may very well undermine my ability to please you.
Mi hermano ha venido aquí a socavar mis acuerdos financieros contigo. My brother was here, undermining my financial structure.
No debemos seguir el ejemplo de Kruschev: socavar el centralismo democrático... We cannot follow the example of Khrushchev: undermining democratic centralism...
Acaba de socavar el metabolismo básico del edificio. You've undermined the whole base of metabolism of the building.
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.
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