Share this entry

also: feminine: sombría

Translation of sombrío in English:


Example sentences
  • Debemos seguir enseñando a nuestros hijos las lecciones de los capítulos más sombríos de la historia.
  • El equipo entrevistado tiene respuestas a este sombrío escenario.
  • El sombrío bosque del Palacio Imperial se perdía tras el foso.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day coiffeur
    Pronunciation: kwɑːˈfəː
    a hairdresser
    Cultural fact of the day


    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.