Translation of desfallecer in English:

desfallecer

to become weak, v.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (flaquear)
    (persona) to become weak
    (fuerzas) to fade
    (fuerzas) to fail
    sintió desfallecer su ánimo she felt her spirits flagging
    • lucharon sin desfallecer they fought tirelessly
  • 2

    (desmayarse)
    to faint
    to pass out
    estaba que desfallecía de agotamiento/hambre he was almost fainting / passing out with exhaustion/hunger