"to throw in the towel" translation into Spanish

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"to throw in the towel" in Spanish

EN to throw in the towel
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{verb}

1. sports

to throw in the towel (also: to concede defeat)
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abandonar {v.i.} (en boxeo, lucha)

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Context sentences for "to throw in the towel" in Spanish

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EnglishHowever, the world is always changing and the worst approach would be to despair and throw in the towel.
Pero el mundo nunca se detiene, y lo peor sería desanimarse y bajar los brazos.
EnglishIf we simply say that the Union is out of its depth and we throw in the towel, then we do not want a Union.
Si decimos simplemente que las cosas le vienen grandes a la Unión Europea y arrojamos la toalla, entonces es que no deseamos una Unión.
EnglishBe that as it may, I refuse to join the defeatists who want us to throw in the towel on the grounds that drugs are endemic in sport today.
Aun así, rechazo la posición fatalista -todos dopados- encaminada a hacernos renunciar a cualquier acción.
EnglishThe vote by the House on the demanding motion before us will show that, no, we have decided not to throw in the towel.
La votación por parte de nuestra Asamblea de la resolución exigente que se nos propone mostrará que no, nosotros no estamos dispuestos a renunciar.
EnglishNor can we give Europe back the confidence it needs to rediscover its drive and create new jobs if we are constantly going to throw in the towel and adopt the pessimistic view.
Tampoco cruzándose de brazos y mostrando un pesimismo permanente se devolverá a Europa la confianza necesaria para que recupere su dinamismo y cree puestos de trabajo.
EnglishFor a split second, I thought that Mrs Bortone would now also throw in the towel, for the Committee’ s vote completely undermined the Commission proposal and also the rapporteur’ s report.
   – Señora Presidenta, yo también felicito a la ponente por su trabajo y por la dedicación que ha mostrado a esta tarea, en la que ha tenido más éxito que su predecesor en la anterior legislatura.