Translation of desbastar in English:

desbastar

to rough down, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (dar forma aproximada a)
    • 1.1

      (metal) to rough down

    • 1.2

      (madera/piedra) to rough-hew

  • 2

    (cepillar)
    to plane (down)
    to smooth down

pronominal verb

  • 1

    to become more polished