Übersetzung von “stark” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /stɑːk/ us /stɑːrk/

empty, simple, or obvious, especially without decoration or anything that is not necessary

desolador, nu e cru, gritante
It was a stark room with a bed and chair as the only furniture.
The stark reality is that we are operating at a huge loss.
In the suburbs the spacious houses stand in stark (= extreme) contrast to the slums of the city’s poor.
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starkness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈstɑːk.nəs/ us /ˈstɑːrk-/
adverb uk /stɑːk/ us /stɑːrk/

completely or extremely

The children were splashing in the river, stark naked.
If I didn’t exercise, I think I’d go raving mad (UK also stark staring mad) from sitting at a desk all day.

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