There are 3 main translations of fuerte in English:

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fuerte 1

adjetivo

  • 7 (violento) See examples: tiene escenas muy fuertes
    it has some very shocking o disturbing scenes
    me dijo que no valía para nada — ¡qué fuerte! [familiar]
    he said I was absolutely useless — strong o harsh words!
    tuvieron una discusión fortísima or fuertísima
    they had a violent o heated argument
  • 10 (Chile) [familiar] (hediondo) See examples: ¡qué fuerte andas!
    you stink!
    [familiar]
    es fuerte de patas
    his feet stink
    [familiar]
Example sentences
  • Me convierto en el hombre más fuerte si alguien llega a ofenderla.
  • Producto del fuerte impacto murió el conductor del carro pequeño.
  • La historia del juego es uno de sus puntos más fuertes.

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There are 3 main translations of fuerte in English:

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fuerte 2

adverbio

  • 3 (abundantemente) See examples: desayunar fuerte
    to have a big breakfast

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    comarca

    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.