Translation of repente in English:
nombre masculino/masculine noun
- 1 (de ira, histeria) fit le dio un repente de rabia he flew into a fit of rage me dio un repente y salí a comprármelo [familiar/colloquial] I suddenly felt like buying it so I went out and did just that
- 2de repente (locución adverbial/adverbial phrase) 2.1 (de pronto) suddenly de repente se oyó un grito suddenly o/or all of a sudden there was a shout murió de repente he died suddenly 2.2 (Perú/Peru) (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) (quizás) maybe, perhaps de repente se quedó dormido maybe o/or perhaps he fell asleep
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