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desinflar

Translation of desinflar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (desinflarse)

  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] [persona] se desinfló a la primera pregunta the first question knocked the stuffing out of him [familiar/colloquial] se fueron desinflando al ver que no marcaban ni un punto they became more and more discouraged o/or disheartened as they failed to score a single point empezaron bien pero luego se desinflaron they started out very well but then they ran out of steam

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