Spanish translation of 'swallow up'
transitive verb + adverbSee also swallow
[savings] agotar ⧫ consumir
the mist swallowed them up la niebla los envolvió
they were soon swallowed up in the darkness al poco desaparecieron en la oscuridad or se los tragó la oscuridad
I wish the ground would open and swallow me up! ¡trágame tierra!
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Example Sentences Including 'swallow up'
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The amount owed can grow quickly and swallow up an inheritance.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But a sizeable portion of the profits were swallowed up in capital gains tax.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Translation of swallow up from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary