Translation of "unholy" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ʌnˈhəʊ.li/ us /ʌnˈhoʊ.li/

used to describe a combination of things when it is very bad, harmful, or unpleasant

Religious fanatics have formed an unholy alliance with right wing groups.

informal extremely unpleasant

an unholy mess/row/noise

not pure or religious

impuro, profano
He described their actions as unholy.

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


adjective /anˈhəuli/

disrespectful or irreverent

irreverente, profano; impío
shrieks of unholy laughter.

outrageous or unreasonable

ultrajante, ofensivo; indebido
an unholy din.

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