Translation of "panic" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpæn·ɪk/ us /ˈpæn·ɪk/

a sudden, strong feeling of fear that makes you stop thinking clearly and do silly things

He was in a panic about his exams.
verb uk /ˈpæn·ɪk/ us /ˈpæn·ɪk/ present participle panicking, past tense and past participle panicked

to suddenly feel very afraid so that you stop thinking clearly and do silly things

Don’t panic – we’ve got plenty of time.

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


noun /ˈpӕnik/

(a) sudden great fear, especially that spreads through a crowd etc

The fire caused a panic in the shopping mall.
panicky adjective

inclined to panic

preso de pánico, aterrorizado
She gets panicky in an exam
He was in a panicky mood.

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