acute translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "acute" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective /əˈkjuːt/
(medical ) (of a disease etc) severe but not lasting very long
They think his illness is acute rather than chronic.
very great
acusado, grave
There is an acute shortage of science teachers.
As a businessman, he’s very acute.
(of the senses) keen
muy fino
Dogs have acute hearing.
acutely adverb
We are acutely aware of the sensitivity of the issue.
acuteness noun
the acuteness of a person’s sense of smell.
acute angle noun an angle of less than ninety degrees
She was wearing her hat at an acute angle.
(Definition of acute from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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