- 1.1 [persona] to weaken, debilitate; [salud] to weaken la quimioterapia lo ha ido debilitando he's become weaker and weaker with the chemotherapy, the chemotherapy has made him increasingly weak o has gradually weakened o debilitated him contribuyó a debilitar su salud mental it contributed to the deterioration of his mental state 1.2 [voluntad] to weaken 1.3 [economía/defensa] to weaken, debilitate
debilitarse v pron
- 1.1 [persona] to become weak; [salud] to deteriorate se debilitó mucho con la enfermedad the illness made him very weak, he was debilitated by the illness, he became very weak as a result of the illness 1.2 [voluntad] to weaken 1.3 [sonido] to get o/or become faint/fainter 1.4 [economía] to grow o/or become weak/weaker
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.