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acobardar

Translation of acobardar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: acobardarse verbo pronominal

  • to get frightened o 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 o 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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