"desbandada" in English

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"desbandada" in English
TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
desbandada{feminine}
stampede{noun}
Y, durante una semana, por el contagio de la epidemia americana, hemos corrido el riesgo de o la estampida o la desbandada.
For a week, due to being infected by the US epidemic, we have run the risk of either a stampede or a mass exodus, which I think has been corrected.
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Se ha producido una desbandada notable de gente, sobre todo de jóvenes, huyendo del sector de la pesca.
There has been a significant flow of people, and young people in particular, away from the fishing industry.
Se ha producido una desbandada notable de gente, sobre todo de jóvenes, huyendo del sector de la pesca.
At the moment, on the coast itself, it is difficult to buy fresh fish, something that used to attract tourists and holidaymakers.
la desbandada general hacia la playa del fin de semana
the weekend rush for the coast
se produjo una desbandada de pájaros
the birds flew off in all directions
el ejército se retiró a la desbandada
the army retreated in disorder
Sin embargo, todo lo que los empresarios en huelga consiguieron hacer fue paralizar la economía del país antes de retirarse en desbandada.
However, all the striking businessmen managed to do was to cripple the country's economy before retreating in disarray.
salir en desbandada
to run off in all directions
salir en desbandada
to scatter
Al acabar la guerra fría, los jóvenes del país, atraídos por la buena vida que prometía Occidente, huyeron en desbandada a fregar platos, y sólo se quedaron sus mayores.
After the end of the cold war, young people from my country, enticed by the promises of good life in the West, rushed in crowds to do dish-washing and only their old parents stayed back home.