Translation of "severe" - English-Spanish dictionary

severe

adjective uk /sɪˈvɪər/

very bad

grave, duro
a severe headache

not kind or gentle

severo
a severe punishment
severely adverb /sɪˈvɪə·li/

con severidad, gravemente
He was severely injured.

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

severe

adjective /səˈviə/

(of something unpleasant) serious; extreme

grave, serio
severe shortages of food
a severe illness
Our team suffered a severe defeat.

strict or harsh

severo
a severe mother
severe criticism.

(of style in dress etc) very plain

austero
a severe hairstyle.
severely adverb

severamente
She was severely reprimanded for her rude behaviour.
severity /-ˈve-/ noun

severidad
the severity of the punishment
the severity of her haircut.

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