verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1.1 (romper, deteriorar) to break la bomba destrozó varios edificios the bomb destroyed o/or wrecked several buildings no hagas eso que vas a destrozar los zapatos don't do that, you'll ruin your shoes 1.2 [felicidad/armonía] to destroy, shatter; [corazón] to break; [matrimonio] to ruin, destroy me está destrozando los nervios she's making me a nervous wreck la muerte de su marido la destrozó she was devastated o/or shattered by her husband's death
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (destrozarse)
- 1.1 (romperse) se cayó al suelo y se destrozó it fell to the ground and smashed se me han destrozado los zapatos my shoes are ruined o/or have fallen to pieces 1.2 (reflexivo/reflexive) [estómago/hígado] to ruin te vas a destrozar los pies usando esos zapatos you're going to ruin o/or damage your feet wearing those shoes
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