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1    (=susto)   fright  
    curado       A3  
2    (=amenaza)   threat, menace
3      (LAm)   (=fantasma)   ghost
4    *, para exagerar   ¡qué espanto!      how awful!  
hace un frío de espanto      it's terribly cold  
es un coche de espanto      it's a fabulous o tremendous car *     
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
¡qué espanto! exp.
how awful!

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
to have seen it all before
the noise frightened {o} scared the cattle
he was horrified {o} appalled to see her so changed
she frightened the dogs off {o} away with a broom
it's a fabulous {o} tremendous car
it's terribly cold
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¡qué espanto!
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"espanto": examples and translations in context
No, sólo crecerá con el espanto de haber sido abandonado. No, he'll just grow up with the horror of having been abandoned.
Cada día recibimos con espanto e indignación informes sobre el número de asesinados, que incluyen niñas y niños desde 17 años hasta 4 días de nacidos. With horror and indignation we receive daily reports on the numbers of people killed, including boys and girls under the age of 17 and even four-day-old newborns.
Proporcionan risas o espanto a personas que necesitan un entretenimiento. They provide a laugh, or a fright, to people in need of entertainment.
I hija de la reina temblaban de espanto I The Queen's daughter shook with fright
Está luchando contra la losa de un gran espanto. He's struggling beneath the load of the great terror.
¡Qué espanto causa el rostro del fascismo! What horror the face of fascism creates
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