- 1 (furious) [colloquial/familiar] furioso, furibundo [familiar/colloquial] to be livid
withsb estar* furioso or [familiar/colloquial] furibundo conalgnMore example sentences
- He was livid, furious at his father and his anger grew with every tear his mother shed.
- Ryder was seriously moving passed furious to livid.
- Both were angry, more livid than she could imagine.
- 2 2.1 (blueish) [bruise] amoratado 2.2 (white) [face] lívido livid pallor lividez (f) 2.3 (reddish) lívido she was livid with rage estaba lívida de rabiaMore example sentences
- It was a livid blue colour although sometimes it melded through a shocking purple into a bright red.
- His body in livid bruises is depicted against the background of Poland's national flag.
- They were also concerned that Mrs Holland had a livid bruise on her jaw and had lost a tooth as a result of an assault the previous week.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.