hacer perder el color a

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hacer perder el color a
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to fade
El sol hizo perder el color a las cortinas del salón.The sun faded the curtains in the living room.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Los continuos lavados han hecho perder el color al mantel.Repeated washing has made the tablecloth lose its color.
El tiempo y la falta de cuidados han hecho perder el color a los cuadros y tapices de la casa.Time and lack of care have made the paintings and tapestries in the house lose their colors.
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