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fatigue
Inglés americano: /fəˈtiɡ/
Inglés británico: /fəˈtiːɡ/

Traducción de fatigue en español:

noun

  • 1 uncountable 1.1 (tiredness, strain) physical/mental fatigue
    fatiga física/mental
    cansancio físico/mental
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • 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)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • 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 (Military) 2.1 (menial work) (usually plural) to be on fatigues
    hacer faenas
    estar de fajina (River Plate area)
    (before noun) fatigue dress fatigue 1 2 2
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • When they were not performing work fatigues or training, soldiers were instructed during the time spent in the rear areas.
    2.2
    also: fatigues plural
    (clothing)
    ropa (feminine) or uniforme (masculine) de faena
    ropa (feminine) or uniforme (masculine) (River Plate area) de fajina
    ropa (feminine) or uniforme (masculine) (Colombia) de fatiga
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • 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.

transitive verb

  • 2 (weaken)
    (metal)
    producir la fatiga de
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Repeated stretching and sizing fatigues the brass to the point where it will eventually split, but I restrict things a little more.
    • For carbon forks in general, there should not be any limited life span, as carbon composites themselves are not subject to fatigue failures as metals are.
    • Given the thin faces of today's drivers, how long does a driver last before the metal becomes fatigued?

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