Translation of despintar in English:
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (despintarse)
- 1 1.1 (perder la pintura) la pared se está despintando the wall is peeling, the paint is flaking/peeling/coming off the wall se me han despintado las uñas my nail polish has come off 1.2 (México/Mexico) (desteñir) to run ¿esta camisa se despintará al lavarla? will this shirt run in the wash?
- 2 2.1 (borrarse) (+ me/te/le etc) a mí no se me despinta una cara I never forget a face 2.2 (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] (quitar) no se me despinta del lado she never leaves my side ese no se despinta la chaqueta he never takes his jacket off
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