infernal
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infernal(
ihn
-
fuhr
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nuhl
)
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)
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(intolerable)
a. infernal
Turn down that infernal music! I'm trying to get some sleep!¡Bajen esa música infernal! ¡Estoy tratando de dormir!
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(from hell)
a. infernal
Odysseus descended into the infernal depths of Hades to consult with the seer.Odiseo descendió hasta la profundidades infernales del Hades para consultar con el vidente.
b. diabólico
If you do no repent, you will be condemned to infernal tortures in Hell!Si no te arrepientes, ¡serás condenado a torturas diabólicas en el infierno!
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infernal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (diabolical)
a. infernal, diabólico(a)
2. (colloquial)
a.
that infernal little man!¡esa peste de hombre!
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infernal [ɪnˈfɜːnl]
adjective
infernal; infernal; del demonio (informal)
stop that infernal racket! ¡deja de hacer ese ruido infernal!; ¡deja de hacer ese ruido del demonio! (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
infernal
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
infernal(
eem
-
fehr
-
nahl
)
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)
(intolerable)
a. terrible
Hace un calor infernal. Prendamos el aire acondicionado.The heat is terrible. Let's turn on the air conditioning.
b. hideous
¿Qué es ese ruido infernal? - Es el viejo generador de energía.What's that hideous noise? - It's the old power generator.
c. unbearable
Fui al médico porque tenía una fiebre infernal.I went to the doctor because I was running an unbearable fever.
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(from hell)
a. infernal
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
Tuve una pesadilla sobre demonios infernales.I had a nightmare about infernal demons.
b. hellish
"¡Todos arderán en el fuego infernal!" decía el profeta."You will all burn in the hellish fire!" shouted the prophet.
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infernal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (también fig)
a. infernal
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infernal
adjective
infernal; hellish
un ruido infernal a dreadful racket (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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