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marchitar

Translation of marchitar in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 1
    (flores)
    to make … wither
  • 2 [literary] (belleza/juventud)el tiempo había marchitado su belleza
    her beauty had faded with time [literary]
Example sentences
  • El daño produce amarilleo y marchites de las hojas.
  • Pronto a Paco también se le marchitaron las ilusiones.
  • Y baja la moral y se marchitan las esperanzas del pueblo.

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