Translation of brunt in Spanish:

brunt

Pronunciation /brʌnt//brənt/

noun

  • 1

    to bear / take the brunt of sth
    • these areas took the brunt of the recession estas zonas fueron las más afectadas / castigadas por la recesión
    • their regiment bore the brunt of the casualties su regimiento tuvo el número más alto de bajas
    • The poor of the world will have to bear the brunt of the resulting resource degradation.
    • The hotel's casual staff were baring the brunt of the loss in business with a reduction in their hours.
    • The target is probably where you're choosing to focus their effect, absorbing the brunt of the tangle.
    • She managed to get a little bit of her arm in the way, but she took the brunt of the force on her middle.
    • Sales and marketing staff are expected to bear the brunt of the cost-cutting measures.
    • The bottom line is the common risk factors really are carrying the brunt of the burden.
    • There were one or two difficulties on the tiny stage, of which opening band Fever Dog bore the brunt.
    • The front left-hand side of the bus bore the brunt of the impact and its passenger door was destroyed.
    • Pakistan was then, as today, a frontline state and bore the brunt of the economic and social impact of the conflict.
    • Xander is the most changed, so he's going to bear the brunt of the effects of the virus.
    • As a result, the highlands of East Africa bore the brunt of European colonization.
    • As a result, the families are broken up and children bear the brunt of the developments that follow.
    • Many of those trapped and injured were in the front first-class carriage, which took the brunt of the impact.
    • Rural women bear the brunt of the problems caused by environmental degradation.
    • Steven took the brunt of the attack which left him unconscious and needing hospital treatment.
    • His daughter has to bear the brunt of talk generated by her father's downfall.
    • The van bore the brunt of the impact and skidded over forty yards into a stone wall following the collision.
    • Meanwhile it is the bewildered and shocked members who have borne the brunt of the uncertainty.
    • The front left hand side of the First bus bore the brunt of the impact, and the passenger door was destroyed.
    • As was expected it is the small and medium businesses in which have been forced to face the brunt of the Act.