Spanish translation of 'desist'
⇒ to desist from sth
desistir de algo
⇒ to desist from doing sth
dejar or desistir de hacer algo
⇒ we begged him to desist
le rogamos que desistiera or que lo dejara
Example Sentences Including 'desist'
A police officer found him reaching into the backseat of one of the wrecked vehicles and demanded he instantly desist.EVERVILLE (2001)
`A few more minutes and our worthy engineers might as well cease and desist.San Andreas
It was quite clear to me that she would not desist in her efforts to locate Jones.LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Translation of desist from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary