die translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "die" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

die

verb /dai/ ( present participle dying /ˈdaiiŋ/, past tense, past participle died)
to lose life; to stop living and become dead
morir
Those flowers are dying She died of old age.
to fade; to disappear
apagarse, desaparecer
The daylight was dying fast.
to have a strong desire (for something or to do something)
morirse de ganas de
I’m dying for a drink I’m dying to see her.
diehard noun a person who resists new ideas
conservador
(also adjective) a diehard socialist.
die away phrasal verb to fade from sight or hearing
desvanecerse, apagarse, amainar
The sound died away into the distance.
die down phrasal verb to lose strength or power
extinguirse, apagarse, irse apagando
I think the wind has died down a bit.
die hard to take a long time to disappear
tardar en desaparecer
Old habits die hard.
die off phrasal verb to die quickly or in large numbers
morir uno por uno, ir muriendo
Herds of cattle were dying off because of the drought.
die out phrasal verb to cease to exist anywhere
perderse, extinguirse
The custom died out during the last century.
(Definition of die from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “die” in Spanish

Definitions of “die” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More