Translation of "brute" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /bruːt/ us

disapproving a rough and sometimes violent man

bruto, animal
Take your hands off me, you brute!
adjective uk /bruːt/ us
brute force

great physical force or strength

fuerza bruta
In the end she used brute force to push him out.

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


noun /bruːt/

an animal other than man

animal, bestia
My dog died yesterday, the poor brute
(also adjective) brute force.

a cruel person

He is a vile brute of a man.
brutal adjective

very cruel or severe

a brutal beating.
brutality /-ˈtӕ-/ noun

incidents of police brutality.
brutish adjective

of, or like, a brute

I can’t stand his brutish manners.

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