"to talk down to" translation into Spanish

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"to talk down to" in Spanish

EN to talk down to
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{verb}

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Context sentences for "to talk down to" in Spanish

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EnglishLet us not talk down the single currency, but let us together be proactive in defending it.
No permitamos que se menosprecie la moneda común sino defendámosla juntos ofensivamente.
EnglishThe role of the EU should not be to talk down expectations - the EU's role should be to talk up expectations.
La función de la UE no debe ser la de rebajar las expectativas, sino la de elevarlas.
EnglishI think this Parliament should support him in that effort and should talk down those who want to widen the division between our two countries.
Creo que este Parlamento debería apoyarle en esos esfuerzos y acallar a los que quieren ampliar la división entre nuestros dos países.
Englishto talk down
EnglishSo let me say that we must indeed talk about the state of democracy in Russia, but we cannot talk down to that country in a lofty and schoolmasterly way.
Por ello, permítanme indicar que debemos hablar sobre el estado de la democracia en Rusia, pero no podemos hablar a ese país con altivez y paternalismo.
EnglishHere we see some obstinate people who talk down to us - I shall refrain from mentioning the name of the President of the European Investment Bank.
Aquí nos encontramos con algunos testarudos que nos menosprecian cuando hablan con nosotros -evitaré mencionar el nombre del Sr. Presidente del Banco de Inversiones Europeo.