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acobardar

Translation of acobardar in English:

transitive verb

also: acobardarse pronominal verb

  • to get frightened
    to get scared
    lose one's nerve
    acobardarse ante algo (una dificultad/un obstáculo)no hay que acobardarse ante el peligro
    we must not flinch in the face of danger
    no se acobarda ante nada
    nothing daunts her
    she isn't frightened or daunted by anything
Example sentences
  • Se quejan mucho, pero se acobardan a la hora de las resoluciones.
  • La dictadura envileció a mucha gente, acobardó a otros.
  • La pequeña columna de víctimas se acercó y en ese momento, Quiñónez se acobardó y huyó.
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