Translation of "awful" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈɔː·fəl/ us /ˈɔ·fəl/

B1 very bad

horrible, espantoso
an awful place
The play was absolutely awful.
an awful lot (of something)

a very large amount

un montón (de algo)
It costs an awful lot of money.

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


adjective /ˈoːful/

very bad

horrible, horroroso
This book is awful
an awful experience.

very great

enorme, imponente; terrible, tremendo
an awful rush.


an awful headache.
awfully adverb


muy, en gran medida
You look awfully silly in that hat.
awfulness noun

horror, terror
the awfulness of war.

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