Translation of stuffy in Spanish:

stuffy

Pronunciation: /ˈstʌfi/

adj (-fier, -fiest)

  • 1 1.1 [air] viciado it's stuffy in here aquí falta el aire, está muy cargado el ambiente
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    • As Derek quickly entered my room, I felt the cool breeze enter behind him, bringing with it welcome fresh air into my stuffy room.
    • Since the room was stuffy and muggy without the air conditioner running all the time, just turning the thing off wasn't an option.
    • Bathrooms tend to be quite stuffy places, where even the hint of a bad smell will linger.
    1.2 [nose] tapado
  • 2 (staid) [colloquial/familiar] [person] acartonado, estirado [colloquial/familiar]; [opinions] retrógrado their parties are very stuffy en sus fiestas hay que andar con mucha ceremonia
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    • For a portable and convenient inhalant put 1 drop each of the same oils on a tissue or handkerchief and inhale them whenever needed to ease laboured breathing and a stuffy nose.
    • One should be on watch for any soreness in the throat, a stuffy nose or congested chest because they are the early symptoms of the onset of disease.
    • Common symptoms include a runny and/or stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat and cough.
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    • Her children are grown, and want her to marry some old, boring, stuffy man who talks about his aches and pains a lot.
    • Kitchen gardeners are very often thought of as stuffy people, patiently planting seeds into precise rows and endlessly digging.
    • Then you just have a bunch of stuffy people, made even stuffier by their uncomfortable clothes, wandering around and lying about what a good time they are having.

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