ternura translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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ternura

  
      sf  
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
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"ternura": examples and translations in context
Tenía ternura, cierta cualidad irreal en ella. There was tenderness, ... a dreamlike quality about her.
Y recordaremos esta vida de desgracias con ternura. And we'll look back on this life of our unhappiness with tenderness.
Ludovic, deme un último instante de ternura. Come on, Ludovic, give me a little bit of love.
Y está lleno de ternura también. There is a lot of love in it.
Incluso cuando ensayábamos, sentía tristeza y ternura. Even when we rehearsed it, I felt something sad and tender.
Un algo de ternura... y patetismo. Something tender it should be, and pathetic.
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