Translation of susto in English:
- 1.1 (impresión momentánea) ¡qué susto me has dado or [familiar] pegado!me llevé un susto de padre y señor mío [familiar]you gave me a real fright!el accidente no pasó del sustoI got the fright of my life[familiar]más feo que un susto a medianoche [familiar]the accident shook us up a bit but that was all1.2 (miedo) está con un susto que se muereas ugly as sinshe's frightened o scared to death
- Me da susto esa responsabilidad, pero también mucha alegría.
- Debido al susto, cae en un contenedor lleno de químicos.
- Menos mal que lo acontecido sólo fue un gran susto.
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