Die Übersetzung von "woe" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /wəʊ/ us /woʊ/
woes formal

big problems or troubles

The country has been beset by economic woes for the past decade.
Unusually poor harvests have added to the country’s woes.

[ no plural ] literary extreme sadness

Her face was lined and full of woe.
He told me a real tale of woe about how he had lost both his job and his house in the same week.


(Die Übersetzung von "woe" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /wəu/

(a cause of) grief or misery

desgracia, aflicción
He has many woes
He told a tale of woe.
woeful adjective

miserable; unhappy

afligido, apenado
She had a woeful expression on her face.
woefully adverb

de manera afligida
woefulness noun

woebegone /-biɡon/ adjective

(formal) sad-looking

desconsolado, afligido, afectado
a woebegone face.

(Die Übersetzung von "woe" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)