socavar translation English | 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.
Peor aún, pueden incluso socavar la seguridad. Worse, they may even undermine security.
Corremos el riesgo de socavar nuestros propios objetivos. We risk undermining our own goals.
Discúlpate con el hombre por socavar su autoridad. Apologize to the man for undermining his authority.
No se debe socavar esa recuperación. That recovery must not be undermined.
Acabamos de socavar la seguridad alimentaria europea. We have just undermined European food security.
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