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estragos

Translation of estragos in English:

nombre plural masculino/plural masculine noun

  • los estragos de la guerra the ravages of war causar/hacer estragos [terremoto/inundación] to wreak havoc una enfermedad que sigue causando estragos entre la población infantil an illness which is still devastating the infant population un grupo que causa estragos entre las quinceañeras a group that drives fifteen-year-old girls wild

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