vorágine


vorágine
f.
maelstrom, whirlpool.
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vorágine
nombre femenino
1 vortex, whirlpool
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SF [de mar, río] whirlpool, vortex, maelstrom frm; [de odio, destrucción, confusión] maelstrom; [de actividad, publicidad] whirl
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femenino (liter) (en el mar) whirlpool; (situación confusa) maelstrom (liter)
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= maelstrom, whirlpool, whirl, hustle and bustle, hurly-burly.
Ex. Specific types of information are considered imperative to decipher the intricate process of surviving in a modern, mid-nineties maelstrom of socio-economic crises.
Ex. The most recent drawings refer explicitly to landscapes, with waterfalls, mountains, and whirlpools.
Ex. Like a whirl of shiny flakes sparkling in a snow globe, Hubble catches an instantaneous glimpse of many hundreds of thousands of stars.
Ex. The article 'Hustle and bustle or solemn silence?' argues that changes in society require a re-examination of the library's role.
Ex. No, the hurly-burly of politics holds no enchantment for me, I in fact have a deep rooted scepticism and I am disillusioned about politics.
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femenino (liter) (en el mar) whirlpool; (situación confusa) maelstrom (liter)
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= maelstrom, whirlpool, whirl, hustle and bustle, hurly-burly.

Ex: Specific types of information are considered imperative to decipher the intricate process of surviving in a modern, mid-nineties maelstrom of socio-economic crises.

Ex: The most recent drawings refer explicitly to landscapes, with waterfalls, mountains, and whirlpools.
Ex: Like a whirl of shiny flakes sparkling in a snow globe, Hubble catches an instantaneous glimpse of many hundreds of thousands of stars.
Ex: The article 'Hustle and bustle or solemn silence?' argues that changes in society require a re-examination of the library's role.
Ex: No, the hurly-burly of politics holds no enchantment for me, I in fact have a deep rooted scepticism and I am disillusioned about politics.

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vorágine
feminine
1 (en el mar) whirlpool
2 (situación confusa) whirl, maelstrom (liter)
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vorágine sustantivo femenino
1 (ajetreo) hustle and bustle, hurly-burly
2 (remolino de agua) whirlpool
'vorágine' also found in these entries:
English:
vortex
- whirl
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vorágine nf
1. [confusión] confusion, whirl;
atrapado en la vorágine de la gran ciudad trapped in the hectic whirl of life in the big city
2. [remolino] whirlpool
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vorágine
f (remolino) whirlpool; fig
whirl
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vorágine nf
: whirlpool, maelstrom

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Voragine — Voragine, Jakob von, s. Jacobus de Voragine …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Voragine — Voragine, besser Viragine, Jakobus de, der Verfasser einer legenda sanctorum, geb. um 1230 zu Viraggio bei Genua, wurde Dominikaner, 1267 Ordensprovincial, 1292 Erzbischof von Genua, als welcher er sein Amt trefflich verwaltete bis zu seinem Tod… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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  • vorágine — (Del lat. vorāgo, ĭnis). 1. f. Remolino impetuoso que hacen en algunos parajes las aguas del mar, de los ríos o de los lagos. 2. Pasión desenfrenada o mezcla de sentimientos muy intensos. 3. Aglomeración confusa de sucesos, de gentes o de cosas… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Voragine — Jacobus de Voragine, auch Jacobus a Voragine teilweise auch Varagine , Jacobus da Voragine, deutsch: Jakob von Vorago (* um 1230 in Vorago, heute Varazze bei Genua; † 13. Juli oder 14. Juli 1298 in Genua) war Erzbischof und kirchenlateinischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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