"turbio" English translation

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"turbio" in English

volume_up
turbio {adj. m}

ES turbio
volume_up
{adjective masculine}

1. general

turbio (also: túrbido)
volume_up
turbid {adj.}

2. figurative

volume_up
shady {adj.}
Sin embargo, Rusia también tiene su lado turbio.
However, Russia also has its shady side.
Es necesario que este estudio nos informe del lado turbio del que presume de ser un comercio respetable.
We need this to be a study which tells us of the shady side of what proclaims itself to be a respectable trade.
Actualmente, la policía financiera italiana está llevando a cabo investigaciones, según las cuales esta empresa está implicada en asuntos bastante turbios.
Now the Italian financial police are investigating and it is said that the firm is involved in shady deals and the black marketeering of butter on a grand scale.

Synonyms (Spanish) for "turbio":

turbio

Context sentences for "turbio" in English

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SpanishAquí topamos con un capítulo turbio.
Here we are confronted with a sorry state of affairs.
SpanishSe había vuelto más confuso y más turbio.
It has become even more complicated and obscure.
SpanishNosotros negamos que así se proteja un dato personal y nos tememos que se encubre un posible intercambio turbio.
We deny that this is how personal data is protected and are worried that a possibly less than transparent deal is being hushed up.
Spanishestaba involucrado en un asunto turbio
Spanishlo turbio de sus manejos
SpanishPor ello, nuestro deber, Señorías, es alzarnos en contra de este turbio negocio que afecta a la salud y la calidad de vida de nuestros ciudadanos.
It is therefore our duty, ladies and gentlemen, to stand up to this dirty business affecting the lives and health of our citizens.
SpanishNo puede redactar un recetario sobre la base del cual se elabore a toda prisa un turbio menú en alguna parte durante otras tantas reuniones nocturnas.
It should not endeavour to write a cookery book, which is subsequently used in some new night-time session to concoct a grim menu.
SpanishSí, sufrimos por culpa de los alemanes, es verdad que hoy para olvidar un pasado más que turbio, estamos dispuestos a cualquier cosa.
Yes, we have suffered at the hands of the Germans. It is true that, today, in order to forget an extremely troubling past, we are prepared to do anything.
SpanishTenemos razón al intentar, en el Parlamento Europeo, arrojar luz sobre este turbio asunto, ya que es importante para todos nuestros ciudadanos.
That being said, with regard to the so-called ‘ CIA flights’, I must express my disappointment at the way in which this debate has been conducted.