Traducción de descuidar in English:

descuidar

to neglect, v.

verbo transitivo

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    (jardín/negocio) to neglect
    no descuides esa herida be careful with / look after that cut

verbo intransitivo

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    descuide, yo me ocuparé de eso don't worry, I'll see to that
    • asegúrate de que no falta ninguno — descuida make sure none of them is missing — don't worry, I will

verbo pronominal

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    (no prestar atención, distraerse)
    en los últimos minutos la defensa empezó a descuidarse in the final minutes the defense began to lose concentration / the defense's concentration began to waver
    • se descuidó un momento y el perro se le escapó his attention strayed for a moment and the dog ran off
    • si te descuidas, te quitarán hasta la camisa if you don't watch out, they'll have the shirt off your back
    • como te descuides, te van a quitar el puesto if you don't look out, they'll take your job from you
    • si me descuido me dejan allí encerrado if I hadn't been on my guard / careful they'd have left me locked in there
  • 2

    (en el aspecto físico)
    to neglect one's appearance
    se ha descuidado mucho desde que se casó she's really neglected her appearance since she got married