Translation of perder in English:

perder

vt

  • 2 (ser la ruina de) lo perdió la curiosidad his curiosity was his undoing o/or his downfall

vi

  • 3echar(se) a perder ver echar 1 1 1, echar 3 1 1

perderse v pron

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.