Translation of "aback" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb uk /əˈbæk/
be taken aback

to be very shocked or surprised

quedar sorprendido
I was somewhat taken aback by her honesty.

(Translation of “aback” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adverb /əˈbӕk/

surprised and usually rather upset

She was taken aback by his rudeness.

(Translation of “aback” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)