Translation of "steep" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /stiːp/ us /stip/

B1 A steep slope, hill, etc. goes up or down very quickly.

The hill was too steep to cycle up.
steeply adverb /ˈstiːp·li/ /ˈstip·li/

abruptamente, vertiginosamente, marcadamente

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


adjective /stiːp/

(of eg a hill, stairs etc) rising with a sudden rather than a gradual slope

The hill was too steep for me to cycle up
a steep path
a steep climb.

(of a price asked or demand made) unreasonable or too great

He wants rather a steep price for his house, doesn’t he?
That’s a bit steep!
steepness noun

the steepness of the walk up the hill.
steeply adverb

in a steep or sudden way

aumentar repentinamente
The path/prices rose steeply.

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