Translation of warmth in Spanish:

warmth

Pronunciation: /wɔːrmθ; wɔːmθ/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (heat) calor (masculine) we huddled together for warmth nos acurrucamos juntos para darnos calor
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    • I appreciate the sun, the increased hours of daylight, some moderate warmth.
    • Touching her hands is like touching ice, without warmth even in the heat of summer.
    • You can expect about six hours of sunshine a day, and warmth rather than heat - ideal for walking.
    1.2 (of smile) lo cariñoso or afectuoso; (of welcome) lo caluroso
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    • The Queen Mother through her gracious smile generated warmth and kindness to us all.
    • Nana, another year has passed yet the memory of you, your warmth and love and kindness and the lessons you taught me, do not fade.
    • Wit, irony and lightness were always balanced, for Smith, by genuine affection and warmth.
    1.3 (of color, atmosphere) calidez (feminine)

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