Translation of sickness in Spanish:
- 1.1 countable (disease) [literary] (before noun) sickness insuranceExample sentences1.2 uncountable (being ill) See examples: inform your employer of your sickness as soon as possible
dé parte de enfermo lo antes posiblecomunique a su empleador que está enfermo lo antes posibleExample sentences1.3 uncountable (nausea)
- Viruses are responsible for some minor sicknesses like colds or chickenpox as well as extremely serious diseases like smallpox or HIV / AIDS.
- Farmers living in fumigated areas complain of myriad sicknesses, including skin problems and birth defects.
- Antibiotics are strong medicines used to treat sicknesses called infections.
(vomiting)a feeling of sicknessvómitos (masculine plural)car/air/travel sicknessuna sensación de náusea(s)Example sentences
- You have a severe headache with fever, sickness and possibly a rash.
- There are the usual migraine symptoms - headache, sickness, sensitivity to light, but there are no aura symptoms.
- Sixty-one years ago, they promised to love each other in sickness and health.
- There may also be nausea, sickness or diarrhoea, and a feeling of exhaustion.
- All the children were suffering from sickness, vomiting and twitching.
- York District Hospital managers today appealed for visitors who have suffered sickness and diarrhoea to stay away from its grounds.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.