fatal
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fatal(
fey
-
duhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (deadly)
a. mortal
Ebola is a highly fatal disease.La ébola es una enfermedad altamente mortal.
2. (disastrous)
a. funesto
The fans hated the coach for his fatal mistake in the game.Los fanáticos odiaron al entrenador por su error funesto durante el partido.
b. fatal
If you are not seen as a team player, it will be fatal to your career.Si no te ven como jugador de equipo, será fatal para tu carrera.
3. (fateful)
a. fatídico
The scenes of this fatal day will remain etched in our memories.Las escenas de este fatídico día permanecerán grabadas en nuestra memoria.
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fatal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. fatal
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fatal [ˈfeɪtl]
adjective
1 (causing death) [+accident, injury] mortal
2 (disastrous) [+mistake] fatal; [+consequences] funesto;to para
it's fatal to mention that es peligrosísimo mencionar eso
3 (fateful) fatídico
modifier
fatal accident enquiry (n) (Scot) investigación sobre las causas de un accidente mortal
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fatal
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
fatal(
fah
-
tahl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(very bad)
a. terrible
Tengo un dolor de cabeza fatal.I have a terrible headache.
b. awful
Mi prima es una actriz fatal.My cousin is an awful actress.
2. (deadly)
a. fatal
Mi vecina tiene una enfermedad de la piel fatal.My neighbor has a fatal skin disease.
3. (unavoidable)
a. inevitable
"El final fatal se acerca. ¡Arrepiéntanse!" gritó el hombre."The inevitable end approaches. Repent!" screamed the man.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
4. (very badly)
a. terribly
Por favor apaga esa canción; el cantante canta fatal.Please turn off that song; the singer sings terribly.
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fatal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (mortal)
a. fatal
2. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. terrible, awful
lo que has hecho está fatalwhat you've done is awful o terrible
3. (inevitable)
a. inevitable
4. (seductor)
a.
mujer fatalfemme fatale
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
5. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
me cae fatalI can't stand him
pasarlo fatalto have a terrible o an awful time
sentirse fatalto feel terrible
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fatal
adjective
1 (mortal) [+accidente, desenlace] fatal
un accidente fatal
2 (horrible) awful; terrible
tiene un inglés fatal his English is awful o terrible; la obra estuvo fatal the play was awful o terrible
3 (inevitable) [+plazo, cita] unavoidable
ese comentario fatal firmó su sentencia that ill-fated o disastrous comment sealed his sentence
adverb
terribly
lo pasaron fatal they had an awful o a terrible time (of it); cocina fatal he's an awful o a terrible cook; me encuentro fatal I feel awful o terrible
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