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Translation of marchitar in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 1.1
    to make … wither
    1.2 [literario] (belleza/juventud)el tiempo había marchitado su belleza
    her beauty had faded with time
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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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.