Spanish translation of 'deplete'
(= reduce) mermar
(= exhaust totally) agotar
stocks have been depleted by overfishing la fauna marina se ha visto mermada debido a una actividad pesquera desmesurada
substances that deplete the ozone layer sustancias que destruyen la capa de ozono
Lee’s exhausted and depleted army el ejército cansado y diezmado de Lee
that holiday rather depleted our savings esas vacaciones mermaron or redujeron bastante nuestros ahorros
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Worried about the sea's depleted stocks?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He said the sense he had was that my energy was depleted, but that over time it's been increasing.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
They required reserves of energy long since depleted.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And the problem is growing worse as the ozone layer is depleted.The Sun (2010)
He stressed that this apparent advantage was far outweighed by the negative impact of the depleted ozone layer on humans, plants and animals.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
In the oceans, we've depleted fish stocks massively.The Sun (2009)
Now there is no staff, displays which are worse than basic and the stock is totally depleted.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The move gave some cheer to Scottish fishermen but wildlife groups said that it risked wiping out five years of efforts to rebuild depleted stocks.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The virus has left you depleted of energy and patience.The Sun (2006)
When we minister to hurting people, our energy is depleted.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: deplete VERB
To deplete a stock or amount of something means to reduce it.
...substances that deplete the ozone layer.
Translation of deplete from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary