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fatigue

Pronunciación: /fəˈtiːg/

Traducción de fatigue en español:

noun/nombre

  • 1 uncountable/no numerable 1.1 (tiredness, strain) fatiga (feminine), cansancio (masculine) physical/mental fatigue fatiga física/mental, cansancio físico/mental
    Example sentences
    • But a critical distinction needs to be drawn between physical and mental fatigue.
    • Even so, the job saps the vitality, and a referee gets mental fatigue as well as physical.
    • This can cause a person to experience physical fatigue, along with mental fogginess, difficulty in concentrating, and dullness of the mind.
    1.2 (weakness in metal) fatiga (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Metal fatigue is one concern, damage incurred during liftoff is another.
    • The fatigue properties of metals are quite structure-sensitive.
    • Investigators said the fatigue cracks on the planes that crashed were confined to the wing structures.
  • 2 countable/numerable [Military/Militar] 2.1 (menial work) (usually plural/generalmente en plural) faena (feminine), fajina (feminine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) to be on fatigues hacer* faenas, estar* de fajina (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) (before noun/delante del nombre) fatigue dress fatigue 1 2 2 2.2
    (fatigues plural)
    (clothing) ropa (feminine) or uniforme (masculine) de faena or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) de fajina or (Colombia) de fatiga
    Example sentences
    • Soldiers in camouflage fatigues and painted faces also carried heavy artillery to provide protective fire power in the event of a genuine security threat.
    • She looked Indian, and had on green camouflage fatigues.
    • Seated next to me in the lounge was a group of soldiers dressed in battle fatigues.
    Example sentences
    • When they were not performing work fatigues or training, soldiers were instructed during the time spent in the rear areas.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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