Translation of "mar" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /mɑːr/ us /mɑːr/ -rr- formal

to spoil something, making it less good or less enjoyable

Sadly, the text is marred by careless errors.
It was a really nice day, marred only by a little argument in the car on the way home.
I hope the fact that Louise isn’t coming won’t mar your enjoyment of the evening.

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


verb /maː/ (past tense, past participle marred)

to spoil or damage (enjoyment, beauty etc)

estropear, echar a perder
Her beauty was marred by a scar on her cheek.

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