English translation of 'minare'
questo campo è minato
- (figurative, salute, reputazione)
this field has been minedha la salute minata dall'alcol
his health has been ruined by drink
'minare' in Other Languages
British English: undermine VERB
If you undermine something such as a feeling or a system, you make it less strong or less secure than it was before, often by a gradual process or by repeated efforts.
Offering advice on each and every problem will undermine her feeling of being adult.
Translation of minare from the Collins Italian to English Dictionary