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calm
Inglés americano: /kɑ(l)m/
Inglés británico: /kɑːm/

Traducción de calm en español:

adjective -er, -est

  • 1.1
    (day)
    sin viento
    the storm died down and it became calm
    cesó la tormenta y volvió la calma
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • In New Zealand lake water can be stored while wind power is available and used in calm weather.
    • Some of these failures occur during perfectly calm weather.
    • When the wind blows, it can be a fearsome proposition, yet, like all links, it is vulnerable when the weather is calm and placid.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Even in calm seas, the waves breaking over a reef are dangerous.
    • It was really nice just to follow the cliffs and look down onto a dead calm sea with a setting sun in the west giving the whole scene a nice warm glow.
    • I'd do a brief but deep meditation - start by visualising a calm sea and synchronising your breath to the waves.
    1.2 (not excited) keep calm!
    ¡calma!
    she remained calm throughout
    no perdió la calma en ningún momento
    we'll discuss it when you feel calmer
    lo hablaremos cuando estés más calmado
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Everyone knew her time was come, but they tried to keep calm faces for her sake.
    • As I see it, it is vital that you keep calm and happy so our baby will have a chance to get off to a good start in life.
    • Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.

transitive verb

  • I had a drink to calm my nerves
    me tomé una copa para tranquilizarme or calmarme
    calm yourself
    tranquilízate
    cálmate
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • After eventually calming the woman down and assuring her they mean no harm they take her to shelter in a nearby house.
    • Strangely, the song calmed people down and stopped them from running too far.
    • They helped and calmed the victims and certainly prevented the patients from deteriorating further.

noun

  • 1.1 (stillness) (no plural) a (dead) calm
    una calma chicha
    the calm before the storm
    1.2 uncountable (peace, tranquillity)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • In some cases, the woman's fatal response occurs during a period of relative calm in the violence such as after a battering incident has already occurred.
    • After a period of relative calm, things are beginning to get hectic all over again for Allison.
    • For gamblers used to the relative calm of Las Vegas, the feeding frenzy in Macao can be a bit of a shock.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • There has been sunshine, hail, rain, sleet, wind and calm all within minutes of each other, but more often at the same time; a tangible oxymoron.
    • For example, if you use the helium balloon with the light wind kite it will fly in that period between light winds and flat calm.
    • Some people dozed during this eerie calm only to be awakened by rushing, howling winds when the back side of the hurricane struck.

Verbos con partícula

calm down

1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2verb + adverb
tranquilizarse
calm down!
¡tranquilízate!
¡no te pongas así!

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