Übersetzung von “salvage” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈsæl.vɪdʒ/ us

to save goods from damage or destruction, especially from a ship that has sunk or been damaged or a building that has been damaged by fire or a flood

gold coins salvaged from a shipwreck
After the fire, there wasn’t much furniture left worth salvaging.

to try to make a bad situation better

It was a desperate attempt to salvage the situation.
After the fraud scandal he had to make great efforts to salvage his reputation.
salvage noun [ no plural ] uk us
salvageable adjective uk /-ə.bl̩/ us

(Übersetzung von “salvage” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)