apuro = predicament masculine noun


masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of APURO

: predicament, jam
en apurosin a bind
me sacó del apurohe got me out of a jam
en caso de auténtico apuro, siempre puedes vender las joyasif you're in real difficulty or in a real predicament you can always sell the jewels
pueden servir para un caso de apurothey might be useful in an emergency
vencieron con apuros, por 90-87they won 90-87, not without a struggle
vivimos sin apuros gracias a esa pensiónwe have no financial worries thanks to that pension
ayudan a empresas en apurosthey help companies in difficulty
arriesgó su vida para socorrer a un anciano en apuroshe risked his life to help an old man in distress
llámame si te ves en apuroscall me if you are in trouble
se vieron en apuros para hacer el hojaldrethey found it difficult to make or had trouble making the puff pastry
: rush, hurry
tengo apuroI'm in a hurry
con/sin apuroin a hurried/leisurely way
tenemos mucho apuro en llegarwe need to be there as soon as possible
: embarrassment
se desnudó sin ningún apurohe took off his clothes without any embarrassment
en mi vida he pasado más apuroI've never been so embarrassed in all my life
¡qué apuro!how embarrassing!
me da apuro hasta mirarlaI feel embarrassed just looking at her
sigue dándome apuro entrar sola en los baresI'm still too embarrassed to go into bars on my own

Examples of APURO

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

Related to APURO

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

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