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terrific
American English: /təˈrɪfɪk/
British English: /təˈrɪfɪk/

Translation of terrific in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 (great) [colloquial]
    (crash/size/speed)
    (bore/argument)
    Example sentences
    • The same goes for De Niro, who plays his part with such terrific intensity.
    • There has always been a terrific amount of keeping up with the Joneses.
    • In the final the large crowd was enthralled by a game of intense skill and terrific excitement.
    1.2 (very good) [colloquial] the kids had a terrific time at the zoo
    los niños lo pasaron fenomenal or (in Spain also) pipa en el zoo [colloquial]
    he's really terrific
    es un tipo genial or (in Spain also) super majo [colloquial]
    (that's) terrific!
    ¡genial! [colloquial]
    ¡fenomenal! [colloquial]
    ¡chévere! (Latin America except Southern Cone) [colloquial]
    (oh) terrific! [ironic]
    ¡(pues) qué bien! [irónico]
    Example sentences
    • He is an excellent tackler with terrific instincts and the speed to chase down plays.
    • It sounded like a terrific idea, but somehow got extremely muddled along the way.
    • In the south of France a wonderful woman supervises another terrific restaurant, the Hostellerie Jerome in La Turbie.
    1.3 (frightening) [literary]

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