ternura translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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ternura

  
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1    (=sentimiento)   tenderness  
(=cariño)  
affection, fondness  
miró a los niños con ternura      she looked fondly o tenderly at the children  
2    *   (=palabra)   endearment
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
miró a los niños con ternura exp.
she looked fondly {o} tenderly at the children

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'ternura' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
la abrazó con ternura
n.
el arrebato de ternura
n.
los arrebatos de ternura
exp.
llenar a algn de ternura
(IDIOMS)
exp.
despedirse de algn con ternura
[Liter.]
exp.
le sonrió tiernamente {or} con ternura
"ternura": examples and translations in context
Ese pequeña parte de ternura antes del hecho. That little beat of tenderness just before the deed.
Tocó el mejor segundo movimiento, con gran ternura. She played the second movement best, with great tenderness.
Es una clase muy diferente de ternura. It's a very different kind of tender.
Criadla con ternura y sumo cuidado. Raise her with tender and utmost care.
Es confianza, amistad, ternura y comfort. It's trust, friendship, kindness, comfort.
Pensaba que yo podía vivir sin amor ni ternura. She thought I could do without one bit of love or kindness.
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