Translation of derrochar in English:


to squander, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (dinero) to squander
    (dinero) to waste
    (electricidad/agua) to waste
  • 2

    (tener en abundancia)
    (simpatía/buen humor) to radiate
    (simpatía/buen humor) to exude
    derrocha salud y energía she radiates / exudes health and energy

intransitive verb

  • 1

    to throw money away
    to squander money
    cómprate algo pero no derroches buy yourself something but don't go throwing your money away / wasting your money
    • estaban acostumbrados a derrochar they were used to being very free with their money