Spanish translation of 'perishing'
- (informal, = freezing)
⇒ it's perishing (cold)
hace un frío de muerte (inf),
hace un frío que pela (inf)
⇒ I'm perishing
estoy helado (inf)
- (British, very informal)
Example Sentences Including 'perishing'
It seemed more prudent to think everything connected: my card, the perishing family note, 47 and recent interest in the old scandal.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Not that professional hit men write a lot of perishing family notes.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Maybe it wasn't really perishing family, but instead, perishing Tarra.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Trends of 'perishing'
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⇒ we shall do it or perish in the attempt
lo conseguiremos o moriremos intentándolo
⇒ he perished at sea
murió en el mar
⇒ perish the thought!
¡Dios me libre!
- [food, material]
⇒ to be perished (with cold)(informal)
estar helado (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'perish'
It came from the United States with their `publish or perish " of the Sixties.A Death in Time
He no longer had any doubt about his duty: he must rescue his master or perish in the attempt.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Perhaps, after all, he had not returned into the Domus Mundi to perish , as least not yet.SACRAMENT (2001)
Translation of perishing from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary