Translation of incredible in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkredəbəl/


  • 1.1 (not believable, extraordinary) [story/excuse/coincidence] increíble it was incredible that nobody was killed fue increíble que nadie resultara muerto incredible though it may seem aunque parezca increíble, aunque parezca mentira
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    • So incredible did this appear, that we could hardly believe our eyes when we saw it.
    • Many of the events that take place seem implausible, even at times incredible.
    • But it is the way he frames that opposing suggestion which is utterly incredible.
    1.2 (wonderful) [colloquial/familiar] increíble
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    • What made the feat even more incredible is that he scored the hole in one on the ninth and he was playing the third at the time.
    • Probably over the last four seasons they have been stronger, so to do what we did last year was an incredible feat.
    • His portraits are incredible feats of mastery and the hardest of his constant commissions.
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    • Being in such close contact with wild animals has also been an incredible source of wonder.
    • The play encourages us to wonder about an incredible aspect of our history.
    • Fuchs uses incredible speed and excellent defensive skills to pass many serves and dig a lot of attacks.
    1.3 (terrible) [colloquial/familiar] increíble

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