There are 2 translations of grave in Spanish:

grave1

Pronunciation: /greɪv/

adj (graver, gravest)

  • 1 1.1 (serious, momentous) [consequences/error/danger] grave of the gravest importance de la mayor gravedad you do me a grave injustice estás cometiendo una grave injusticia conmigo
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    • As we have seen, those structures can distance and muffle even the pleas of parents who are concerned about grave danger to their children.
    • Referring to the situation in the state the statement expressed grave concern over the continuing violence by the insurgents.
    • Furthermore, the conviction of a registered medical practitioner for offences of violence is a matter of grave concern.
    1.2 (solemn) [voice/expression/manner] grave he's rather grave es una persona más bien seria
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    • And their teacher: he's a tall, very urbane and rather natty man, with a grave manner.
    • So they hem and haw and appear ever so grave and thoughtful.
    • She started walking down the small hallway towards the kitchen and her parents looked at her in a grave manner.
  • 2 /grɑːv/ [Linguistics/Lingüística] grave a grave accent un acento grave

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sporadically …
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The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

There are 2 translations of grave in Spanish:

grave2

n

  • 1.1 tumba (feminine), sepultura (feminine) as quiet o silent as the grave como una tumba inside, the place was like a grave dentro había un silencio sepulcral to dig one's own grave cavarse su ( or mi etc) propia tumba to turn in one's grave your father must be turning in his grave si tu padre levantara la cabeza …
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    • With the other executed rebels, his body was put into a mass grave with no coffin.
    • Most of the missing are believed to be buried in mass graves, and several mass grave sites have already been found and exhumed.
    • Marking graves with stones was one of the characteristics that continued through centuries and religions.
    1.2 (death) [literary/literario] that's a secret she'll take to the grave ese es un secreto que se llevará a la tumba a voice from beyond the grave una voz de ultratumba Waterloo was the grave of Bonapartist hopes en Waterloo quedaron enterradas las esperanzas bonapartistas
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    • It is often at the graveside that people's ears and hearts strain to hear a word that carries beyond death and the grave.
    • They have made a covenant with Death and the grave.
    • He had no hope beyond the grave; he mocked at death; he was in his seventy-seventh year.
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    • In the Seetalsee across the border in Austria a further £500m in ingots is said to repose in a watery grave.
    • Even a minute crack on the submarine's surface can lead to a watery grave.
    • Apparently not; the painstakingly hand-tended wooden form of my Jordan 193 now lies in a watery grave in the river at a former factory site.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.