Translation of "respite" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈres·paɪt/ us /ˈres.pɪt/

a short period of rest from something difficult or unpleasant

descanso, respiro
The weekend was a brief respite from the pressures of work.

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


noun /ˈrespait, (American) -pit/

a pause or rest

respiro, pausa
Uttar Pradesh got some respite from the heat as temperatures dropped today.

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