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Spanish translation of “abysmal”

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abysmal

adjective /əˈbizməl/
very great (in a bad sense); very bad
pésimo
The students’ abysmal ignorance of history is shocking The weather is abysmal.
abysmally adverb
pésimamente
an abysmally poor performance by the home team.
Translations of “abysmal”
in French insondable…
in German furchtbar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極壞的, 糟透的…
in Russian ужасающий…
in Turkish çok kötü, berbat, adi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极坏的, 糟透的…
in Polish beznadziejny…
(Definition of abysmal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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