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crisis

Pronunciation: /ˈkraɪsəs; ˈkraɪsɪs/

Translation of crisis in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -ses /-siːz/)

  • crisis (feminine) an emotional/identity crisis una crisis emocional/de identidad a state of crisis un estado de crisis in time of crisis en época de crisis she's good in a crisis reacciona bien en los momentos difíciles a crisis of confidence una crisis de confianza to reach crisis point hacer* crisis
    Example sentences
    • I also have a good job and salary, which is enough to feed an entire family during the economic crisis.
    • But there is a very realistic danger that a cash crisis could trip them up on the way to the altar.
    • Generally the more extreme the economic crisis, the larger the war tends to be.

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