be ruined

be ruined
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to become destroyed)
a. arruinarse
40% of the crop was destroyed in the hailstorm.Un 40% de la cosecha se arruinó en la granizada.
b. dañarse
The photograph was ruined when someone opened the door to the darkroom.La fotografía se dañó cuando alguien abrió la puerta del cuarto oscuro.
2. (to become spoiled)
a. arruinarse
The party was ruined when the host's brother became belligerent.La fiesta se arruinó cuando el hermano del anfitrión se puso agresivo.
b. estropearse
Our plans were ruined because a blizzard came through.Nuestro planes se estropearon cuando cayó una tormenta de nieve.
c. dañarse
My wedding day was ruined when someone spilled red wine on my dress.Mi boda se dañó cuando alguien derramó vino tinto sobre mi vestido.
3. (to be destroyed)
a. estar arruinado
The batch of beer is ruined? Why? What happened? - Well, a rat fell into it.¿Este lote de cerveza está arruinado? ¿Por qué? ¿Qué pasó? - Pues, una rata se cayó dentro.
b. estar dañado
These clothes are all ruined because you got bleach on them.Toda esta ropa está dañada porque le derramaste lejía.
4. (to be spoiled)
a. estar estropeado
We thought the festival was ruined, but miraculously, we managed to resolve the situation.Pensábamos que el festival estaba estropeado, pero logramos resolver la situación.
b. estar arruinado
You told him? What's wrong with you? Now the surprise is ruined.¿Se lo soplaste? ¿Pero qué te pasa? ¡Ahora la sorpresa está arruinada!
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