- desinflarse► verbo pronominal1 to go down, deflate2 familiar figurado (desanimarse) to lose heart, become disheartened* * *VPR [neumático] to go down, go flat* * *(v.) = run out of + steamEx. However, after making some progress the revision committee seems to have run out of steam, and no firm proposals have yet been made.* * *(v.) = run out of + steam
Ex: However, after making some progress the revision committee seems to have run out of steam, and no firm proposals have yet been made.* * *
■desinflarse verbo reflexivo
1 (perder el aire) to go flat
2 (perder el ánimo) to lose heart
'desinflarse' also found in these entries:
* * *vpr1. [perder aire] [balón] to go down;[neumático] to go flat2. [desanimarse] to get depressed3. [achicarse] to become discouraged, to lose heart;en el interrogatorio se terminó desinflando he lost his confidence under questioning;el equipo se desinfló en el último cuarto del partido the team ran out of steam in the last quarter* * *desinflarsev/r1 de neumático deflate2 figlose heart* * *vr* * *desinflarse vb to go down
Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.