Spanish translation of 'beastly'
adjectiveWord forms: comparative beastlier, superlative beastliest
1. (old-fashioned, informal) (= horrid) espantoso
that was a beastly thing to do eso sí que fue cruel
you were beastly to me te portaste muy mal conmigo
where’s that beastly book? ¿dónde está el maldito libro ese?
2. (archaic) (= animal) bestial
adverb (British) (old-fashioned, informal)
it’s beastly awkward es terriblemente difícil
it’s beastly cold hace un frío de muerte
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We got in about one o'clock and consequently feel more than a little jaded now, especially after the perfectly beastly day.Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)
I always used to think it consisted of doing beastly things to rats.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But then he could be absolutely beastly and say something that would practically ruin the next one.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Hollywood superstars are on his case, demanding we all be made aware of what an absolutely beastly man he is and do something about him right away.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I could say something beastly about them.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
They said beastly things about you?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translation of beastly from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary