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severo

  
      adj  
1    (=riguroso)  
[persona]  
severe, harsh  
[padre, profesor, disciplina]  
strict  
[castigo, crítica]  
harsh  
[estipulaciones]  
stringent  
[condiciones]  
harsh, stringent  
ser severo con algn      to treat sb harshly  
2    (=duro)  
[invierno]  
severe, hard  
[frío]  
bitter
3    (=austero)  
[vestido, moda]  
severe  
[actitud]  
stern
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

sedero, señero, setero, servo

ser severo con algn exp.
to treat sb harshly

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'severo' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
ser severo con algn
exp.
volverse menos severo con algn
exp.
no seas demasiado severo con él
exp.
ser estricto {or} severo con algn
exp.
ser duro {or} severo con algn
exp.
ser indulgente {or} poco severo con algn
exp.
el que sea descubierto copiando recibirá un severo castigo
exp.
su voz tenía un tono severo {or} adusto
n.
el trato severo
n.
el castigo severo
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"severo": examples and translations in context
Pero es un ataque bastante severo. I hope so, but it's a pretty severe attack.
Experimentó un trauma severo antes de morir. He experienced a severe trauma just before he died.
Grantham no es un terrateniente severo. Grantham is not a harsh landlord, but her children are young.
Es bastante severo hacerla pasar por el mono. That's pretty harsh, making her go cold turkey.
Podías ser muy severo cuando querías. You could look Very stern when You wanted to.
Bueno, podría darles un regaño severo. Well, I could give them a stern talking-to.
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