Übersetzung von “dire” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /daɪər/ us /daɪr/

very serious or extreme

extremo, sério, urgente
These people are in dire need of help.
He gave a dire warning that an earthquake was imminent.
This decision will have dire consequences for local people.

mainly UK informal very bad

I thought her latest book was dire!

(Übersetzung von “dire” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)