apuro = predicament masculine noun

apuro

masculine noun

English Translation of APURO

1
aprieto : predicament, jamen caso de auténtico apuro, siempre puedes vender las joyas if you're in real difficulty or in a real predicament you can always sell the jewels pueden servir para un caso de apuro they might be useful in an emergency vencieron con apuros, por 90-87 they won 90-87, not without a struggle
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: rush, hurrytenemos mucho apuro en llegar we need to be there as soon as possible
3
: embarrassmentse desnudó sin ningún apuro he took off his clothes without any embarrassment en mi vida he pasado más apuro I've never been so embarrassed in all my life ¡qué apuro! how embarrassing!

Examples of APURO

    vivimos sin apuros gracias a esa pensión we have no financial worries thanks to that pension ayudan a empresas en apuros they help companies in difficulty arriesgó su vida para socorrer a un anciano en apuros he risked his life to help an old man in distress llámame si te ves en apuros call me if you are in trouble se vieron en apuros para hacer el hojaldre they found it difficult to make or had trouble making the puff pastry antes de hacerse famoso pasó muchos apuros before he became famous he suffered great hardship pasaron algunos apuros para llegar a la final they had a bit of a struggle to reach the final me ha sacado de más de un apuro he has got me out of more than one mess gracias por sacarme del apuro delante de todos thanks for getting me off the hook in front of everyone me da apuro hasta mirarla I feel embarrassed just looking at her

Related to APURO

Sometimes Confused With: apuro (apurar), apuró (apurar)

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