Translation of terrific in Spanish:


tremendo, adj.

Pronunciation /təˈrɪfɪk//təˈrɪfɪk/


  • 1informal

    (speed/crash/size) tremendo
    (speed/size/crash) increíble
    (argument/bore) espantoso
    • There was a tremendous atmosphere and it was a terrific surface to play on.
    • An hour later we were caught in a terrific thunder storm - lightning, torrential rain, the works.
    • I was extremely sensitive to light and sound, I had terrific migraine headaches and my hormones seemed to have gone awry.
    • The jazz-flavored score sounds terrific and most of the dialogue can be heard.
    • Bacon demand from seaside towns is terrific, because Mr and Mrs John Bull will have bacon and eggs for breakfast when on holiday.
    • I was surprised how well it went at Sandown and it was a terrific effort by the team, considering they had a huge repair job to do after the last round.
    • It's a huge game and it would be terrific to put two wins together in a row.
    • This was a historic night and nobody at OUABC was hiding the fact that this event was a huge milestone of terrific importance.
    • One of the major attractions of the day will be the hundreds of terrific children's books for sale at very reasonable prices.
    • W. H. Hudson comments on the gauchos' terrific waste of meat, excess being fed to the dogs by the barrowload.
    • The same goes for De Niro, who plays his part with such terrific intensity.
    • Why is there this terrific increase in demand for pellets?
    • The intense flavor of dried mushrooms makes them a terrific seasoning ingredient.
    • There was a terrific demand for the bins and we had to queue over an hour to get ours.
    • The last few months, we've had some terrific live appearances by some great musical artist.
    • I've had a tremendous time there and made some terrific friends on and off the pitch and it's sad to be leaving them behind.
    • It's a terrific work, and shows a huge architectural reach as well as great power.
    • Both performers are terrific and earn an enormous amount of audience goodwill.
    • As the lights go down strobe lighting and terrific claps of thunder herald the storm.
    • In the south of France a wonderful woman supervises another terrific restaurant, the Hostellerie Jerome in La Turbie.
    • I would love to come back sometime because it's a terrific club full of lovely people.
    • The Yacht pub in Clontarf was buzzing at midnight last night and strong drink was being consumed at a terrific rate.
    • She said the friends she and her husband Eugene have met have been terrific and the children absolutely wonderful.
    • He is an excellent tackler with terrific instincts and the speed to chase down plays.
    • It sounded like a terrific idea, but somehow got extremely muddled along the way.
    • The night was a terrific celebration of the past five years and many wonderful memories were revived.
    • A York amateur astronomer also said his room was lit up as a huge object moved across the sky at terrific speed.
    • The Jaguar's sound system is terrific too, but it should be, this is a luxury car.
    • Tamoszius is a terrific fiddler, and able to make a nice amount of money playing at local parties.
    • With a terrific bang, he drives the hammer into some kind of post to send it further into the ground.
    • The culture shock was huge when I went first but the weather is terrific.
    • One day a golf course I built in Arkansas flooded, and there was a terrific amount of damage.
    • It would be a building within a building, which is terrific for minimizing sound spillage.
    • There was a terrific, deafening crash, and a dazzling flash of intense red light.
    • The law was passed in the wake of terrific scandals involving railroads and other corporate titans.
    • At midnight I could hear in my bed the terrific gusts and the sounds of a driving deluge.
    • The movie is terrific and really almost perfectly captures the feeling of what it was like to sit in a theater and watch the show.
    • She lasted 16 hours with terrific injuries and the staff were nothing but kind and considerate.
    • There has always been a terrific amount of keeping up with the Joneses.
    • In the final the large crowd was enthralled by a game of intense skill and terrific excitement.
  • 2informal

    (very good)
    (actor/cook/party) estupendo
    (party/cook/actor) genial informal
    (actor/cook/party) de miedo informal
    (car/idea/news) estupendo
    (car/idea/news) bárbaro informal
    (idea/news/car) fantástico informal
    the kids had a terrific time at the zoo los niños lo pasaron fenomenal en el zoo informal
    • he's really terrific es un tipo super majo
    • (that's) terrific! ¡genial!
    • (oh) terrific! ¡(pues) qué bien!
  • 3literary