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nadir

Pronunciation: /ˈneɪdɪr; ˈneɪdɪə(r)/

Translation of nadir in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 [Astronomy/Astronomía] nadir (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • If a planet culminates, sets or is on the nadir at the same time that a star occupies one of the sacred earth-generated angles, then that star walks with that planet.
    1.2 (lowest point) punto (masculine) más bajo, nadir (masculine) [literary/literario]
    Example sentences
    • Getting out of that situation was the absolute nadir of my barefaced lying career.
    • I think our dual roles reached a nadir one morning when she watched me get out of the bath.
    • Once, the prince of misery's career reached such a dramatic nadir one scathing reviewer branded him a ‘boring old drone’.

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