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brink
American English: /brɪŋk/
British English: /brɪŋk/

Translation of brink in Spanish:

noun

  • the country stood on the brink of war/ruin
    el país estaba al borde de la guerra/ruina
    to be on the brink of -ing
    estar a punto de + infinitive
    on the brink of resigning
    a punto de dimitir
    Example sentences
    • Yes, this is on the brink of a crisis.
    • Indeed, to judge by the level of public awareness, you'd scarcely know we were on the brink of an energy crisis.
    • I fear that the world is on the brink of a chronic shortage.
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