There are 2 translations of enfermo in English:

enfermo1

(-ma)

adj

  • 1.1 [Med] ill, sick no ha venido porque está enfermo he hasn't come because he's ill o unwell o sick está gravemente enfermo orenfermo de gravedad he's very sick, he's seriously ill está enferma de los nervios she suffers with o has trouble with her nerves cayó or (Esp) se puso enferma she fell o got ill, she got sick (AmE) poner enfermo a algn [familiar/colloquial] to get on sb's nerves [colloquial/familiar], to get sb [colloquial/familiar], to bug sb [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (CS) [eufemismo/euphemism] (con la menstruación) estoy enferma I have got my period, it's the time of the month [euphemism/eufemismo]

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of enfermo in English:

enfermo2

(-ma)

m,f

  • se pasó la vida cuidando enfermos she spent her whole life caring for sick people enfermos del corazón people with heart trouble camas para los enfermos de cáncer beds for cancer sufferers o patients, beds for people suffering from cancer es un enfermo del Dr Moliner he's one of Dr Moliner's patients

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.