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Collins Spanish Dictionary- Complete & Unabridged
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loud

[laʊd]

(compar louder)

(superl loudest)

  1. ADJ

    1. (=noisy) [music] alto, fuerte; [applause, noise, explosion, scream] fuerte

    2. pej (=garish) [colour] chillón, llamativo; [pattern, clothes] llamativo

  2. ADV [speak] alto; [laugh, shout] fuerte

    cry out 1.

Examples from texts

They didn't have to agree out loud.
No tuvieron que expresar su conformidad en voz alta.
Katzenbach, John / The Madman's TaleKatzenbach, John / La Historia del Loco
La Historia del Loco
Katzenbach, John
The Madman's Tale
Katzenbach, John
© 2004 by John Katzenbach
Someone who didn't talk too loud or start polemics.
Ni hablar demasiado alto ni provocar polémicas.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
That's a good question, Cowart thought but out loud replied, 'I'm just looking for a story.'
«Buena pregunta», pensó Cowart, y respondió: – He venido en busca de noticias.
Katzenbach, John / Just CauseKatzenbach, John / Juicio Final
Juicio Final
Katzenbach, John
© 1992 by John Katzenbach
© Ediciones B, S. A., 2006
Just Cause
Katzenbach, John
© 1992 by John Katzenbach
Big Black laughed out loud, although there was no joke pending, except for the concept of investigative integrity inside the mental hospital.
Negro Grande soltó una carcajada, aunque no se había dicho nada gracioso, salvo el concepto de «rectitud en la investigación» en un hospital de chalados.
Katzenbach, John / The Madman's TaleKatzenbach, John / La Historia del Loco
La Historia del Loco
Katzenbach, John
The Madman's Tale
Katzenbach, John
© 2004 by John Katzenbach
Francis nodded, unwilling to say out loud precisely how scared he'd been.
Francis asintió, pero no quiso precisar lo mucho que se había asustado.
Katzenbach, John / The Madman's TaleKatzenbach, John / La Historia del Loco
La Historia del Loco
Katzenbach, John
The Madman's Tale
Katzenbach, John
© 2004 by John Katzenbach
The first day I looked in his bookcase for a book I knew for sure that he liked and I started to read it out loud.
El primer día busqué en el estante de sus libros uno que supiera a ciencia cierta que le gustaba y comencé a leérselo en voz alta.
The savage detectivesBolano, Roberto / Los detectives salvajes
Los detectives salvajes
Bolano, Roberto
e savage detectives
The savage detective
© 1998 by Roberto Bolaño
© 2007 by Natasha Wimmer
A peal of bells sounded from the direction of the monastery, loud in the still air.
El tañido de una campana resonó ensordecedoramente en el silencio de la marisma.
Sansom, Christopher John / DissolutionSansom, Christopher John / El gallo negro
El gallo negro
Sansom, Christopher John
Dissolution
Sansom, Christopher John
© C.J. Sansom, 2003
Which seemed to suggest that the problems were so loud and obvious it was like pointing at a bomb exploding and saying, Boy, that’s really noisy-going to leave a crater in the pavement, too, huh?
Lo cual parecía sugerir que los problemas eran tan grandes y obvios que sería como señalar la detonación de una bomba y decir: Chico, eso ha sido realmente ruidoso... además, va a dejar un cráter en el pavimento, ¿eh?
Ward, J.R. / Lover EnshrinedWard, J.R. / Amante Consagrado
Amante Consagrado
Ward, J.R.
© Traducción: 2009, Patricia Torres Londoño
© 2010, Santillana Ediciones Generales, S.L.
© 2007, Jessica Bird
Lover Enshrined
Ward, J.R.
© Jessica Bird, 2008
He said it real loud, in front of everyone."
Lo dijo muy fuerte, delante de todo el mundo.
Katzenbach, John / The Madman's TaleKatzenbach, John / La Historia del Loco
La Historia del Loco
Katzenbach, John
The Madman's Tale
Katzenbach, John
© 2004 by John Katzenbach
Then he tried to think of something, anything else, and he began naming the presidents out loud, starting with, “Washington, Adams, Jefferson...”
Entonces, intentó pensar en algo, en cualquier otra cosa, y empezó a nombrar a los presidentes: – Washington, Adams, Jefferson...
Kava, Alex / A Perfect EvilKava, Alex / Bajo Sospecha
Bajo Sospecha
Kava, Alex
A Perfect Evil
Kava, Alex
© S.M. Kava 2000
He pushed her up against the wall and covered her with his body, his head dropping down, his erotic purring so loud it made the crystal on the chandelier tinkle.
La levantó contra la pared y la cubrió con su cuerpo, bajando la cabeza, su ronroneo erótico fue tan fuerte que hizo tintinear el cristal de la lámpara de araña.
Ward, J.R. / Lover AwakenedWard, J.R. / Amante Despierto
Amante Despierto
Ward, J.R.
Lover Awakened
Ward, J.R.
© Jessica Bird, 2006
There is a loud whine, the turbine fires up with a loud hiss like the pilot light on a huge hot-water heater catching, and the exhaust-gas temperature gauge shoots into the red while the rotors begin to turn.
Se oye un gemido fuerte, la turbina despierta con un siseo, como cuando se enciende el piloto de un enorme termo, y el medidor de temperatura del gas de escape salta al rojo mientras los rotores comienzan a girar.
Simmons, Dan / Phases of GravitySimmons, Dan / Fases de Gravedad
Fases de Gravedad
Simmons, Dan
© 1991 Ediciones В S.A.
© 1989 by Dan Simmons
Phases of Gravity
Simmons, Dan
© 1989, 2001 by Dan Simmons
I had set the table and taken a lot of trouble with the mole, but the noise from outside was so loud that we couldn't even hear ourselves talk, so we had to close the window.
Yo había puesto la mesa y me había esmerado con el mole, pero el ruido de la calle era tan grande que no podíamos ni siquiera escuchar lo que decíamos, por lo que nos vimos obligados a cerrar la ventana.
The savage detectivesBolano, Roberto / Los detectives salvajes
Los detectives salvajes
Bolano, Roberto
e savage detectives
The savage detective
© 1998 by Roberto Bolaño
© 2007 by Natasha Wimmer
At about two in the morning he had wondered out loud why the kids had let it go on for so long.
Y, hacia las dos de la madrugada, se había preguntado el motivo por el que los niños habían dejado que las cosas llegaran hasta aquel punto.
Kellerman, Jonathan / When The Bough BreaksKellerman, Jonathan / La Rama Rota
La Rama Rota
Kellerman, Jonathan
When The Bough Breaks
Kellerman, Jonathan
© 1985 by Jonathan Kellerman
“Think of good things,” he said out loud.
– Piensa en cosas bonitas -dijo en voz alta.
Kava, Alex / A Perfect EvilKava, Alex / Bajo Sospecha
Bajo Sospecha
Kava, Alex
A Perfect Evil
Kava, Alex
© S.M. Kava 2000

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loud1/3
laʊdalto; fuerte; fuerteExamples

she has a loud voice — tiene una voz muy fuerte
in a loud voice — en voz alta
the music is too loud — la música está demasiado fuerte or alta
he's a bit loud — es un poco escandaloso
to be loud in one's support for sth — dar grandes muestras de apoyo a algo
to be loud in one's condemnation of sth — condenar algo enérgicamente

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Collocations

loud speaker
altavoz
loud ring
timbrazo
speak loud
hablar

Word forms

loud

adverb
Positive degreeloud
Comparative degreelouder
Superlative degreeloudest

loud

adjective
Positive degreeloud
Comparative degreelouder
Superlative degreeloudest