bold
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bold(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (daring)
a. audaz
The bold explorer has climbed all of the Seven Summits.El audaz explorador ha escalado cada una de las Siete Cumbres.
b. atrevido
The bold knight didn't hesitate to take on the ferocious dragon.El caballero atrevido no dudó en enfrentarse al dragón feroz.
2. (forward)
a. atrevido
He was too bold in speaking to his boss, and he was fired.Él fue demasiado atrevido al hablarle a su jefe, y lo despidieron.
b. descarado
To interrupt the president when he's speaking is very bold.Interrumpir al presidente cuando está hablando es muy descarado.
3. (color, pattern)
a. llamativo
She always dresses in such bold patterns.Siempre se viste con estampados tan llamativos.
b. vivo
I love that painting with the bold colors and broad brushstrokes.Me encanta esa pintura con los colores vivos y las pinceladas amplias.
4. (in dark font)
a. negrita
It's much easier to read the bold lettering on the screen.Es mucho más fácil leer la letra negrita en la pantalla.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (dark font)
a. la negrita
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Could you put the important words in bold, please?¿Podría poner las palabras importantes en negrita por favor?
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bold
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (brave)
a. audaz
2. (shameless)
a. fresco(a)
to be as bold as brassser un(a) caradura tener más cara que espalda
3. (striking)
a. marcado(a), acentuado(a)
4. (typography)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
bold typenegrita f
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bold [bəʊld]
adjective
bolder (comparative)boldest (superlative)
1 (brave) [+person, attempt, plan] atrevido; audaz
there was no one bold enough to step into his shoes It pays to be bold in your approach to decorating He made a bold attempt to secure the elusive gold medal
2 (forward) [+child, remark] atrevido; descarado
if I may be or make so bold si me permite el atrevimiento (formal); to make bold with sth servirse de algo como si fuera suyo
(as) bold as brass más fresco que una lechuga (informal)
3 (striking) [+colour, clothes, design] llamativo; [+brush stroke, handwriting, move] enérgico; [+shape, relief, contrast] marcado
4 (Tip) [+letters] en negrita
noun
(Tip) negrita (f)
modifier
bold type (n) negrita (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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