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flurry
American English: /ˈfləri/
British English: /ˈflʌri/

Translation of flurry in Spanish:

noun plural flurries

  • 1 (of snow, wind)
    Example sentences
    • Today the forecast was for a cold north-westerly wind with the odd flurry of snow.
    • Lomas was back in action yesterday, captaining a fairly young side after a raft of withdrawals through injury, and the flurries of snow that swirled through the stadium didn't make it any easier.
    • The tram docks, and you fight your way out into what is often a maelstrom of strong winds and snow flurries.
  • 2 2.1 (sudden burst) a flurry of excitement ran through the crowd
    una oleada de emoción recorrió a la multitud
    a flurry of proposals/objections
    un aluvión de propuestas/objeciones
    there was a flurry of trading at the close of business
    el parqué se animó al cierre
    there was a flurry of activity when she arrived
    hubo mucho trajín cuando ella llegó
    2.2 (agitated state) to be in a flurry
    ponerse nervioso
    aturullarse
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