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raving

Pronunciation: /ˈreɪvɪŋ/

Translation of raving in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] (before noun/delante del nombre) (as intensifier) he's a raving lunatic está loco de atar [colloquial/familiar], está como una cabra [colloquial/familiar] you're a raving idiot eres un tonto perdido [colloquial/familiar] a raving beauty una belleza despampanante (as adverb/como adverbio) he's raving mad está como una cabra [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • Secondly before the raving mad dogs tear me to pieces, think of this as a ray of hope.
    • She was somewhat cute as best, not a raving beauty.
    • He writes in a confounding way that always makes me end up thinking that he is a raving buffoon or a extraordinarily perceptive genius.

noun/nombre

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