Translation of sharply in Spanish:

sharply

bruscamente, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈʃɑːpli//ˈʃɑrpli/

adverb

  • 1

    • 1.1(steeply, abruptly)

      (increase/fall/drop) bruscamente
      (bend) repentinamente
      (bend) de pronto
      they've moved sharply to the left han dado un brusco giro a la izquierda

    • 1.2(suddenly, swiftly)

      de repente
      repentinamente
      he turned sharply on his heel and walked out giró en seco sobre sus talones y se marchó
      • they moved sharply to counter this threat actuaron inmediatamente para prevenirse contra esta amenaza

  • 2

    • 2.1(acutely)

      (aware/conscious) tremendamente
      a sharply developed sense of justice un aguzado sentido de lo que es justo
      • his wit is sharply perceptive es de una percepción agudísima

    • 2.2(clearly, starkly)

      (outlined/defined) claramente
      (defined/outlined) nítidamente
      two sharply contrasting styles dos estilos en marcado contraste

  • 3

    (harshly)
    (criticize/answer/speak) con dureza
    (criticize/speak/answer) con severidad
    (speak/criticize/answer) con acritud