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morbid

Pronunciation: /ˈmɔːrbəd; ˈmɔːbɪd/

Translation of morbid in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [curiosity/interest] morboso, malsano; [fear/mind] morboso
    Example sentences
    • It is that he had a morbid fascination with death and he was also an enthusiastic frequenter of public executions.
    • His work reveals a powerful imagination and an often morbid interest in themes of love and death.
    • These are morbid subjects that most people don't like to think about.
    1.2 [Medicine/Medicina] mórbido
    Example sentences
    • Only one person in seven suffering from morbid obesity will live to his or her full life expectancy.
    • You know, patients with obesity and morbid obesity, are some of the sickest patients that surgeons see.
    • Obesity is associated with multiple morbid conditions and a loss in life expectancy.

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