Translation of "undermine" - English-Spanish dictionary

undermine

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.

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

undermine

verb /andəˈmain/

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

minar
Constant hard work had undermined his health.

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

minar
The road was being undermined by a stream.

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