Translation of "cold war" - English-Spanish dictionary

cold war

noun uk /ˌkəʊld ˈwɔːr/ us /ˌkoʊld ˈwɔːr/

a state of extreme unfriendliness existing between countries, especially countries with opposing political systems, that expresses itself not through fighting but through political pressure and threats. The expression is usually used of the relationship between the US and the Soviet Union after the Second World War.

guerra fría

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