Translation of panic in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable and countable (fear, anxiety) there was widespread panic on world financial marketspeople fled in paniccundió el pánico en los mercados financieros del mundokeep calm, don't get into a panic when the lights went out, the whole crowd was thrown into a panicla gente huyó, despavorida or presa del pánicothe announcement spread panic among the shopperscuando se apagaron las luces, cundió el pánico entre la gente(before noun) the strike led to panic food-buyingel anuncio sembró el pánico entre la gente que se encontraba en la tiendapanic measurela gente se asustó con la huelga y se lanzó a comprar alimentosthat was a typical panic reactionmedida (feminine) de emergencia(en situaciones de pánico)it was panic stations [colloquial]esa fue una reacción típica de un momento de pánicoreinaba el pánicoExample sentences
- So now here I am, full of fear and panic and anxiety once again.
- Anxiety symptoms were also high, with 64% reporting symptoms of fear, panic or anxiety.
- But it is far more likely that you would be affected by fear and panic than a terrorist weapon.
intransitive verb -ck-
- he panicked and jumped out of the windowdejarse llevar por el pánicohe panicked and pressed the alarm bellpresa del pánico, se tiró por la ventanadon't panic!le entró el pánico y apretó la alarmacalm down, there's no need to panic¡cálmate!Example sentences
- It was crowded and I started panicking and feeling faint.
- The crowd panicked and some jumped into a well to be crushed by those jumping after them.
- Oh, to be sure, there are always folks who panic, or loot.
transitive verb -ck-
- to panic somebodyinfundirle pánico a
intosomethingwe were panicked into a hasty decisionlo que nos dijeron ( or lo que leímos etc) nos infundió pánico y tomamos una decisión precipitadaExample sentences
- The only goal came in the 25th minute when Crouch's knock-down panicked Scharner into reckless contact with Owen a yard inside the area.
- They will also realise, no matter how long it takes, that they will not panic London into submission, nor will their ultimate aims succeed.
- There were a number of options on the table, some of which were attractive, but the manager says he will not be panicked into making a decision until the future becomes clear.
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