Translation of "brink" - English-Spanish dictionary

brink

noun uk /brɪŋk/

A the point where a new or different situation is about to begin

borde
Extreme stress had driven him to the brink of a nervous breakdown.
Scientists are on the brink of (= extremely close to) a major new discovery.

literary the edge of a cliff or other high area

borde
She was standing right on the brink of the gorge.

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

brink

noun /briŋk/

(literary) the edge or border of a steep, dangerous place or of a river

borde
the brink of the cliff.

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