"bochorno" English translation

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"bochorno" in English

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{masculine}

1. general

Si parece que no puede ganarse el referéndum prometido se cancela sin vergüenza ni bochorno.
If the promised referendum looks unwinnable it is cancelled without apparent shame or embarrassment.
El caso del Congo es un paso adelante bienvenido, pero el bochorno de Bosnia-Herzegovina ha sido un contratiempo.
Congo is a welcome step forward but our current embarrassment over Bosnia-Herzegovina is a setback.
sufrió el bochorno de tener que reconocer que …
he suffered the embarrassment of having to admit that …
bochorno
bochorno
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sultriness {noun} (of weather)

2. "calor"

bochorno
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muggy weather {noun}
bochorno
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sticky weather {noun}

3. medicine

bochorno (also: sofoco)
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hot flash {noun} [Amer.]
bochorno (also: sofoco)
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hot flush {noun} [Brit.]

Context sentences for "bochorno" in English

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Spanishle ahorró un bochorno al no mencionar su comportamiento de la noche anterior
she spared his blushes and didn't mention his behavior the previous night
SpanishAl final no había verdad alguna en las acusaciones, y el asunto resultó un completo bochorno para la OLAF.
In the end there was no truth in the accusations, which was embarrassing for OLAF.
Spanishel pueblo dormía apaciblemente en el bochorno de la tarde
the village lay slumbering in the afternoon heat
SpanishNo voy a nombrarlos para ahorrarles el bochorno.
I will not name them to spare people's blushes.
Spanishhoy hace verdadero bochorno
Spanish¡Qué bochorno!
Spanish¡qué bochorno!
SpanishEs como creer en Papá Noel o en Santa Claus en mitad del bochorno veraniego, el que ciertos Estados miembros concedan subvenciones colosales a empresas o sectores no rentables.
It is like believing in Father Christmas for some of the Member States to try to prop up unviable businesses or sectors.
SpanishNuestra comisión evitó su propio bochorno por medio de una serie de enmiendas, de las que yo misma presenté 14, muchas de las cuales fueron aceptadas por el ponente, lo que le agradezco sinceramente.
Our committee avoided embarrassing itself by making a series of amendments of which I tabled 14, many of which were accepted by the rapporteur for which I thank him sincerely.