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Translation of descomponer in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 4 (persona) 4.1 (producir malestar) ese olor penetrante me descompone
    that strong smell makes me feel queasy o nauseous
    la noticia del accidente la descompuso
    she felt quite ill when she heard about the accident
    4.2 (producir diarrea)
    to give … diarrhea (American English) o (British English) diarrhoea

also: descomponerse verbo pronominal

  • 3 (cara) (+ me/te/le etc) se le descompuso la cara cuando se lo dije
    he looked really upset o his face dropped a mile when I told him
  • 5 (persona) 5.1 (sentir malestar) hacía tanto calor que se descompuso
    it was so hot that he started feeling sick o queasy
    se descompuso cuando supo la noticia
    he felt quite ill when he heard the news
    5.2 (del estómago)
    to have an attack of diarrhea (American English) o (British English) diarrhoea
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