Translation of "dispel" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈspel/ us -ll-

to remove fears, doubts, and false ideas, usually by proving them wrong or unnecessary

I’d like to start the speech by dispelling a few rumours that have been spreading recently.

(Translation of “dispel” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈspel/ (past tense, past participle dispelled)

to drive away

disipar, desvanecer
His words of reassurance dispelled our fears.

(Translation of “dispel” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)