nightmare
nightmare(
nayt
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mer
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noun
1. (bad dream) 
I have nightmares that I'm falling, and I wake up just before hitting the ground.Tengo pesadillas que estoy cayendo, y me despierto antes de pegar contra la tierra.
2. (unpleasant experience) 
The interview was a total nightmare. I sounded like an idiot.La entrevista fue una pesadilla total. Parecía idiota.
nightmare
Noun
1. (also fig) 
a. la pesadilla (F) 
nightmare [ˈnaɪtmɛəʳ]
noun
also pesadilla (f)
to be sb's worst nightmare ser la peor pesadilla de algn
it was his worst nightmare: a woman boss ...losing your job is everyone's worst nightmare
modifier
nightmare scenario (n)
a hung parliament would be the nightmare scenario for the market el peor panorama para el mercado sería un parlamento en el cual ningún partido tiene la mayoría absoluta
The nightmare scenario was a partial Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait
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