Translation of desinflar in English:


to deflate, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (globo) to deflate
    (neumático) to deflate
    (neumático) to let … down
    (neumático) to let the air out of

pronominal verb

  • 1

    (neumático/globo) to deflate
    (globo/neumático) to go down
  • 2informal

    se desinfló a la primera pregunta the first question knocked the stuffing out of him informal
    • se fueron desinflando al ver que no marcaban ni un punto they became more and more discouraged / disheartened as they failed to score a single point
    • empezaron bien pero luego se desinflaron they started out very well but then they ran out of steam