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rife
American English: /raɪf/
British English: /rʌɪf/

Translation of rife in Spanish:

adjective predicative

  • 1 (widespread) disease is rife
    cunden las enfermedades
    corruption is rife
    reina la corrupción
    Example sentences
    • Spyware is rife and virus infection commonplace yet many home users reckon they are safe from online threats.
    • There is no substance in the allegation that unlawful access of phone lines is rife or commonplace.
    • Street lights fail to work, litter is strewn everywhere, vandalism is rife, and adolescents roam the streets aimlessly.
  • 2 (full)to be rife with somethingthe book is rife with errors
    el libro está plagado de errores
    a region rife with unrest
    una zona de gran malestar social
    the village is rife with gossip
    corren innumerables rumores por el pueblo
    Example sentences
    • Mitchelstown was rife with rumours yesterday of an impending announcement.
    • The American media is rife with rumours that the King of Pop will skip the country as soon as he is free.
    • It is a town rife with corruption, from city hall on down, and teeming with houses of ill repute.

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