Übersetzung von “undermine” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˌʌn.dəˈmaɪn/ us /-dɚ-/

I to make someone less confident, less powerful, or less likely to succeed, or to make something weaker, often gradually

minar, debilitar
The president has accused two cabinet members of working secretly to undermine his position/him.
Criticism just undermines their confidence.

(Übersetzung von “undermine” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /andəˈmain/

to weaken (eg a person’s health or authority)

Constant hard work had undermined his health.

to make (eg a building) insecure by digging away or destroying the base or foundations

The road was being undermined by a stream.

(Übersetzung von “undermine” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)