Translation: from spanish

basket cases

  • 1 caso perdido

    m.
    1 lost cause, bad job, basket case, hopeless case.
    2 lame duck.
    * * *
    hopeless case
    * * *
    (n.) = basket case
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    * * *

    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.

    Spanish-English dictionary > caso perdido

  • 2 demente

    adj.
    1 mad.
    2 demented, crazy, batty, dementing.
    f. & m.
    1 mental patient (medicine).
    2 insane person, madman, lunatic, demented person.
    pres.subj.
    3rd person singular (él/ella/ello) Present Subjunctive of Spanish verb: dementar.
    * * *
    1 mad, insane
    1 (persona enferma) mental patient
    2 (loco, chalado) lunatic
    * * *
    adj.
    * * *
    1.
    ADJ mad, demented
    2.
    SMF lunatic; (Med) mental patient
    * * *
    I
    adjetivo insane
    II
    masculino y femenino insane person

    sólo a un demente se le ocurre... — (fam) only a madman o lunatic would...

    * * *
    = demented, crazed, certifiable, basket case, insane, maniac.
    Ex. Without the ability to select when faced with these choices we would be like demented dogs chasing every attractive smell that reaches our noses in complete confusion of purpose.
    Ex. Many of the inhabitants were shot dead or injured by a crazed gunman.
    Ex. The article is entitled ' certifiable lunacy or common sense? Combining your adult and juvenile collections'.
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex. Ramakrishna was deemed holy by his followers but considered insane by many non-Hindus chiefly because of his behavior when interacting with the goddess Kali.
    Ex. The novel is a crude barbaric mixture of verse and prose, poetry and realism, crammed with ghosts, corpses, maniacs all very unlike Racine.
    * * *
    I
    adjetivo insane
    II
    masculino y femenino insane person

    sólo a un demente se le ocurre... — (fam) only a madman o lunatic would...

    * * *
    = demented, crazed, certifiable, basket case, insane, maniac.

    Ex: Without the ability to select when faced with these choices we would be like demented dogs chasing every attractive smell that reaches our noses in complete confusion of purpose.

    Ex: Many of the inhabitants were shot dead or injured by a crazed gunman.
    Ex: The article is entitled ' certifiable lunacy or common sense? Combining your adult and juvenile collections'.
    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex: Ramakrishna was deemed holy by his followers but considered insane by many non-Hindus chiefly because of his behavior when interacting with the goddess Kali.
    Ex: The novel is a crude barbaric mixture of verse and prose, poetry and realism, crammed with ghosts, corpses, maniacs all very unlike Racine.

    * * *
    insane
    ¿es que estás demente? ( fam); are you crazy o mad?, are you out of your mind?
    insane person
    sólo a un demente se le ocurre … ( fam); only a madman o lunatic would …
    * * *

    demente adjetivo
    insane
    ■ sustantivo masculino y femenino
    insane person
    demente
    I adj Med insane, demented
    (desequilibrado) mad
    II mf Med insane person
    (desequilibrado) (hombre) madman, (mujer) madwoman
    ' demente' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    trastornada
    - trastornado
    English:
    certifiable
    - certify
    - demented
    - insane
    - mad
    * * *
    adj
    mad
    nmf
    1. [que padece demencia] mental patient
    2. [loco] lunatic
    * * *
    I adj demented, crazy
    II m/f mad person
    * * *
    demente adj
    : insane, mad
    demente nmf
    : insane person

    Spanish-English dictionary > demente

  • 3 esquizofrénico

    adj.
    schizophrenic, psychotic.
    m.
    schizophrenic person, schizoid, schizophrene.
    * * *
    1 schizophrenic
    nombre masculino,nombre femenino
    1 schizophrenic
    * * *
    esquizofrénico, -a
    ADJ SM / F schizophrenic
    * * *
    - ca adjetivo/masculino, femenino schizophrenic
    * * *
    = schizophrenic, schizophrenic, basket case.
    Ex. The article is entitled 'I love me, I love me not: schizophrenic behavior among accquisitions/collection development librarians'.
    Ex. Examples of 3 library users afflicted by mental illness are given, a boy with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and 2 adult schizophrenics.
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    * * *
    - ca adjetivo/masculino, femenino schizophrenic
    * * *
    = schizophrenic, schizophrenic, basket case.

    Ex: The article is entitled 'I love me, I love me not: schizophrenic behavior among accquisitions/collection development librarians'.

    Ex: Examples of 3 library users afflicted by mental illness are given, a boy with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and 2 adult schizophrenics.
    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.

    * * *
    adj/m,f
    schizophrenic
    * * *

    esquizofrénico
    ◊ -ca adjetivo/ sustantivo masculino, femenino

    schizophrenic
    esquizofrénico,-a adjetivo & sustantivo masculino y femenino schizophrenic

    ' esquizofrénico' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    esquizofrénica
    English:
    schizophrenic
    * * *
    esquizofrénico, -a
    adj
    schizophrenic
    nm,f
    schizophrenic
    * * *
    I adj schizophrenic
    II m, esquizofrénica f schizophrenic
    * * *
    esquizofrénico, -ca adj & n
    : schizophrenic

    Spanish-English dictionary > esquizofrénico

  • 4 majareta

    adj.
    nuts, crazy.
    f.
    loony, crazy person, crackpot, basket case.
    * * *
    1 familiar→ link=majara majara
    * * *
    = wacko, stark raving mad, raving mad, raving lunatic, madman, lunatic, basket case, nutter, cuckoo, off + Posesivo + nut, potty [pottier -comp., pottiest -sup.], kook, mad, crazy [crazier -comp., craziest -sup.], daffy [daffier -comp., daffiest -sup.], off + Posesivo + knocker, off + Posesivo + rocker, moonstruck, barmy [barmier -comp., barmiest -sup.].
    Ex. Varieties of bad bosses include disagreeable taskmasters, overly ambitious artists, and outright ' wackos'.
    Ex. Since he wasn't stark raving mad as a result, but simply very relaxed, I decided I would try it when the opportunity arose.
    Ex. It is said that if anybody remained there for a night, he would be found in the morning either dead, raving mad, or endowed with remarkable genius.
    Ex. Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
    Ex. Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
    Ex. This put the matter down to the work of a marginal fringe of hotheads & lunatics.
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex. Even if we do come up with an alternative to nuclear power, in the future, there will be nutters protesting that as well.
    Ex. Meanwhile, further proof that the entire party is cuckoo comes to us with the passage of another big tax cut for the rich.
    Ex. A few years later Stewart went completely off his nut, staged a series of bombings, and wound up in prison after a bizarre kidnapping stunt.
    Ex. The press may be free, but the system is potty.
    Ex. He then ended his affair with Mia, Bram's housekeeper cum lottery winner and daughter of the kook who swears he was abuducted by aliens.
    Ex. When J D Brown allowed the public of Islington to have open access to the books in the 1890s he was regarded by many of his colleagues as mad!.
    Ex. Lest it appear that Ms Marshall's committee and a few others of us, notoriously associated with that kind of work, are little more than crazy, fire-breathing radicals, let me add this gloss immediately.
    Ex. This isn't as daffy as it seems to us as we hustle about on the verge of the third millennium.
    Ex. Every firearm hast its pros and cons and anyone who tells you otherwise is off their knocker.
    Ex. I find it fascinating how Bradley can be perfectly reasonable one moment, and off his rocker the next.
    Ex. ' Moonstruck' has all the fun of movies about weddings: a reluctant groom, an overeager bride, and an emotionally distraught family.
    Ex. He gets more and more hysterical every week and frankly gives the impression of being a bit barmy by grinning like a maniac and shouting his head off.
    ----
    * estar majareta = be off + Posesivo + rocker.
    * volverse majareta = go + potty, go out of + Posesivo + mind, go off + the rails, go off + Posesivo + rocker.
    * * *
    = wacko, stark raving mad, raving mad, raving lunatic, madman, lunatic, basket case, nutter, cuckoo, off + Posesivo + nut, potty [pottier -comp., pottiest -sup.], kook, mad, crazy [crazier -comp., craziest -sup.], daffy [daffier -comp., daffiest -sup.], off + Posesivo + knocker, off + Posesivo + rocker, moonstruck, barmy [barmier -comp., barmiest -sup.].

    Ex: Varieties of bad bosses include disagreeable taskmasters, overly ambitious artists, and outright ' wackos'.

    Ex: Since he wasn't stark raving mad as a result, but simply very relaxed, I decided I would try it when the opportunity arose.
    Ex: It is said that if anybody remained there for a night, he would be found in the morning either dead, raving mad, or endowed with remarkable genius.
    Ex: Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
    Ex: Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
    Ex: This put the matter down to the work of a marginal fringe of hotheads & lunatics.
    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, 'damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex: Even if we do come up with an alternative to nuclear power, in the future, there will be nutters protesting that as well.
    Ex: Meanwhile, further proof that the entire party is cuckoo comes to us with the passage of another big tax cut for the rich.
    Ex: A few years later Stewart went completely off his nut, staged a series of bombings, and wound up in prison after a bizarre kidnapping stunt.
    Ex: The press may be free, but the system is potty.
    Ex: He then ended his affair with Mia, Bram's housekeeper cum lottery winner and daughter of the kook who swears he was abuducted by aliens.
    Ex: When J D Brown allowed the public of Islington to have open access to the books in the 1890s he was regarded by many of his colleagues as mad!.
    Ex: Lest it appear that Ms Marshall's committee and a few others of us, notoriously associated with that kind of work, are little more than crazy, fire-breathing radicals, let me add this gloss immediately.
    Ex: This isn't as daffy as it seems to us as we hustle about on the verge of the third millennium.
    Ex: Every firearm hast its pros and cons and anyone who tells you otherwise is off their knocker.
    Ex: I find it fascinating how Bradley can be perfectly reasonable one moment, and off his rocker the next.
    Ex: ' Moonstruck' has all the fun of movies about weddings: a reluctant groom, an overeager bride, and an emotionally distraught family.
    Ex: He gets more and more hysterical every week and frankly gives the impression of being a bit barmy by grinning like a maniac and shouting his head off.
    * estar majareta = be off + Posesivo + rocker.
    * volverse majareta = go + potty, go out of + Posesivo + mind, go off + the rails, go off + Posesivo + rocker.

    * * *

    majara, majareta adj fam loony, nutty
    ' majareta' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    majara
    English:
    marble
    - rocker
    * * *
    majareta, Esp majara Fam
    adj
    nutty
    nmf
    nutcase
    * * *
    adj fam
    nutty fam, screwy fam

    Spanish-English dictionary > majareta

  • 5 mala compañía

    = bad apple, rotten apple, damaged goods
    Ex. The article is entitled 'Recruitment: Advice on how to avoid recruiting ' bad apple''.
    Ex. The party's leader in Brussels said that any ' rotten apples' could contaminate the European Union.
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    * * *
    = bad apple, rotten apple, damaged goods

    Ex: The article is entitled 'Recruitment: Advice on how to avoid recruiting ' bad apple''.

    Ex: The party's leader in Brussels said that any ' rotten apples' could contaminate the European Union.
    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.

    Spanish-English dictionary > mala compañía

  • 6 manzana podrida

    (n.) = bad apple, rotten apple, damaged goods, cuckoo in the nest
    Ex. The article is entitled 'Recruitment: Advice on how to avoid recruiting ' bad apple''.
    Ex. The party's leader in Brussels said that any ' rotten apples' could contaminate the European Union.
    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex. This type of relgion is a cuckoo in the nest that, in the name of secular society and pluralism, is pushing out all other gods.
    * * *
    (n.) = bad apple, rotten apple, damaged goods, cuckoo in the nest

    Ex: The article is entitled 'Recruitment: Advice on how to avoid recruiting ' bad apple''.

    Ex: The party's leader in Brussels said that any ' rotten apples' could contaminate the European Union.
    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    Ex: This type of relgion is a cuckoo in the nest that, in the name of secular society and pluralism, is pushing out all other gods.

    Spanish-English dictionary > manzana podrida

  • 7 mercancía estropeada

    Ex. They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.
    * * *

    Ex: They are seen as basket cases, ' damaged goods', the vulnerable children of the world who need the help and protection of the UN, NGOs and armies of therapists from the West.

    Spanish-English dictionary > mercancía estropeada

  • 8 básket

    [ˈbasket] masculino invariable
    basketball [ˈbasketbol] masculino invariable
    básket
    básket ['basket] sustantivo masculino singular plural, básquet ['basket]

    Diccionario Español-Alemán > básket

  • 9 veo bien que te cases

    veo bien que te cases
    ich finde es gut, dass du heiratest

    Diccionario Español-Alemán > veo bien que te cases

  • 10 basket

    1→ link=baloncesto baloncesto
    * * *
    * * *
    básquet masculino basketball
    * * *
    básquet masculino basketball
    * * *

    basket,
    básquet sustantivo masculino

    basketball

    ' basket' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    canasta
    - canastilla
    - canasto
    - cesta
    - cesto
    - costurero
    - encestar
    - espuerta
    - papelera
    - sera
    - serón
    - barquilla
    - brazo
    - caneca
    - capazo
    - cuco
    - mimbre
    - moisés
    - panera
    - tacho
    English:
    basket
    - clothes basket
    - egg
    - wastepaper basket
    - bin
    - hanging
    - laundry
    - linen
    - shopping
    - waste
    - weave
    * * *
    basket nm
    basketball
    basket average basket average
    * * *
    m basketball

    Spanish-English dictionary > basket

  • 11 Antes que te cases, mira lo que haces

    [lang name="SpanishTraditionalSort"]Cásate y verás.
    [lang name="SpanishTraditionalSort"]Cásate y amansarás.
    [lang name="SpanishTraditionalSort"]Antes de que te cases, mira bien lo que haces.
    [lang name="SpanishTraditionalSort"]Antes que cases, cata que haces, que no es nudo que así deshaces.
    [lang name="SpanishTraditionalSort"]Antes que cases, cata que haces, que no es nudo que así desates.
    Heirate nur und du wirst schon sehen!
    Drum prüfe, wer sich (ewig) bindet, ob sich nicht besseres findet.
    Drum prüfe, wer sich ewig bindet, ob sich das Herz zum Herzen findet.
    Vorgetan und nach bedacht hat manchen in groß Leid gebracht.
    Bevor du heiratest, überlege dir gut, was du tust.
    Bevor du heiratest, sieh, was du tust.
    Bedenke, was du tust, ehe du heiratest.
    Trau, schau wen!
    Heiraten in Hast bringt lange Last.
    Heiraten mit Eile bereut man mit Weile.
    Heiraten ist kein Pferdekauf; Blinder tu die Augen auf.
    Vorschnell gefreit, selten gedeiht.

    Proverbios, refranes y dichos españoles con sus equivalencias en alemán > Antes que te cases, mira lo que haces

  • 12 Cases

    Cases

    Vocabulario Castellano-Catalán > Cases

  • 13 basket-ball

    m

    БИРС > basket-ball

  • 14 basket-bol

    m

    БИРС > basket-bol

  • 15 antes de que te cases

    нареч.
    посл. семь раз отмерь, один раз отрежь

    Испанско-русский универсальный словарь > antes de que te cases

  • 16 antes que te cases

    Испанско-русский универсальный словарь > antes que te cases

  • 17 basket de entrada

    сущ.
    тех. вводное устройство ленты, направляющая ленты (используется для правильности ввода ленты/полосы из правильного в подающий комплекс)

    Испанско-русский универсальный словарь > basket de entrada

  • 18 basket-ball

    сущ.
    спорт. баскетбол

    Испанско-русский универсальный словарь > basket-ball

  • 19 antes que te cases mira lo que haces

    • look before you leap

    Diccionario Técnico Español-Inglés > antes que te cases mira lo que haces

  • 20 basket

    m
    sport. košíková

    Diccionario español-checo > basket

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