There are 3 translations of extremo in English:

extremo1

(-ma)

adj

Compounds

extrema derecha

f
  • [Pol] extreme right

extrema izquierda

f
  • [Pol] extreme left

extremo derecho

mf

extremo izquierdo

mf

Extremo Oriente

m

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of extremo in English:

extremo2

m

  • 1 1.1 (de un palo, cable) end al otro extremo del pasillo at the other end of the corridor viven al otro extremo de la ciudad they live right on the other side of the city 1.2 (postura extrema) extreme va de un extremo a otro she goes from one extreme to the other o to another son extremos opuestos, no se parecen en nada they are complete opposites, different in every way no soy una persona de extremos I'm not given to extremes los extremos se tocan [frase hecha/set phrase] extremes meet 1.3 (límite, punto) han llegado al extremo de no saludarse they've reached the point where they don't even say hello to each other si se llega a ese extremo tendremos que operar if it gets that bad o to that point we'll have to operate su descaro alcanzó extremos insospechados her effrontery reached unimagined extremes o limits es cuidadoso al extremo he is extremely careful, he is careful to a fault en último extremo as a last resort, if all else fails 1.4en extremo in the extreme fue una situación en extremo peligrosa it was a situation which was dangerous in the extreme, it was an extremely dangerous situation
  • 2 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] (punto, cuestión) en ese extremo no estoy de acuerdo I do not agree on that point tenían esperanzas de que volviera, extremo que no se confirmó they hoped that she would return but, in the event, this did not happen para establecer los extremos de la denuncia to establish the main points of the accusation

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of extremo in English:

extremo3

(-ma)

m,f

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.