curiosidad translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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curiosidad

  
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1    (=interés)   curiosity  
(=indiscreción)  
inquisitiveness  
despertar la curiosidad de algn      to arouse sb's curiosity  
estar muerto de curiosidad      to be dying of curiosity  
tenemos curiosidad por saber si ...      we are curious to know if ...  
la curiosidad de noticias me llevó allí      the quest for news took me there  
2    (=objeto)   curiosity, curio
3    (=aseo)   neatness, cleanliness
4    (=esmero)   care, carefulness, conscientiousness
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
curiosidad morbosa exp.
morbid curiosity

Entry related to:morboso

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to arouse sb's curiosity
exp.
we are curious to know if ...
exp.
his curiosity got the better of his fear
exp.
the quest for news took me there
adv.
as a matter of interest
adv.
as a matter of interest
exp.
to be dying of curiosity
exp.
that aroused my curiosity
exp.
it was curiosity that prompted {o} moved me to do it
exp.
he finally gave in to his curiosity
exp.
he finally let (his) curiosity get the better of him
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'curiosidad' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
por curiosidad
exp.
curiosidad malsana
exp.
crear gran curiosidad a
exp.
tengo curiosidad por saberlo
exp.
la curiosidad mata al hombre
(PROVERBS)
exp.
tenía enorme curiosidad por saber las noticias
exp.
finalmente, su curiosidad superó {or} venció su timidez
exp.
lo pregunté por pura curiosidad
exp.
Sue me miraba/observaba con curiosidad
exp.
observó (detenidamente) el paquete con curiosidad
"curiosidad": examples and translations in context
Tengo curiosidad por escuchar su respuesta. I would be curious to hear your response.
Tengo curiosidad por saber su respuesta. I am curious to know the answer.
La historia normalmente sería una mera curiosidad. The story would ordinarily be a mere curiosity.
Porque yo estoy rebosante con curiosidad. 'Cause I am bubbling over with curiosity.
Tengo mucha curiosidad por ese paquete. I am very curious as to the contents of this package.
Teníamos mucha curiosidad por jugar con la noción de invisibilidad. And we were quite intrigued with playing with the notion of invisibility.
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