enrarecido
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enrarecido(
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rah
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reh
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see
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (thin)
a. rarefied
El montañista se mareó con el aire enrarecido que se respiraba en la cumbre.The mountain climber got dizzy with the rarefied air he was breathing at the peak.
2. (difficult)
a. strained
Desde que me enfrenté a mi prima ha habido un ambiente enrarecido en las reuniones familiares.Since I confronted my cousin, there has been a strained atmosphere in family meetings.
b. tense
El ambiente enrarecido de la oficina comenzó cuando supimos que nuestro jefe tenía una aventura con la becaria.The tense atmosphere in the office began when we found out that our boss was having an affair with the intern.
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enrarecido
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (aire)
a. rarefied
2. (situación, ambiente)
a. strained, tense
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enrarecido
adjective
[+aire] rarefied; [+relaciones, ambiente] strained; tense;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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