crisis

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Inflections of 'crisis' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": crises
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crisis nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (emergency situation)crisis nf invnombre femenino invariable: Sustantivo femenino que tiene la misma forma en singular y en plural. El artículo femenino muestra la diferencia entre plural y singular. Ejemplos: la crisis, las neurosis, la tesis.
 June always knows what to do in a crisis.
 Joan siempre sabe qué hacer ante una crisis.
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crisis line nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (emergency telephone helpline)línea de emergencia loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta").
 When she first had thoughts of suicide, she called the crisis line.
 La primera vez que pensó en suicidarse, llamó a una línea de emergencia.
  línea de ayuda loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta").
 La primera vez que pensó en suicidarse, llamó a una línea de ayuda.
crisis management (handling of crisis situations)gestión de crisis nf + loc adj
crisis of faith nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (struggle with religious belief)crisis de fe nf inv + loc adj
energy crisis nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (fuel shortage)crisis energética nf inv + adj
financial crisis nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (period of economic difficulty)crisis financiera nf inv + adj
 The current financial crisis began with the collapse of the real estate market.
 La actual crisis financiera comenzó con el colapso del mercado inmobiliario.
identity crisis nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (confusion about yourself)crisis de identidad nf inv + loc adj
 The country is going through an identity crisis shaped by significant demographic changes.
 El país atraviesa una crisis de identidad significativa debido a los cambios demográficos.
in crisis advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at crucial, difficult point)en crisis loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. El sistema capitalista es un sistema claramente en crisis. Acabará por reventar.
mid-life crisis,
midlife crisis
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(psychological condition of middle age)crisis de la mediana edad nf inv + loc adj
  crisis de la edad madura nf inv + loc adj
  crisis de los 40 nf inv + loc adj
 He blamed his gambling and womanising on a mid-life crisis.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Últimamente, solo se viste como una adolescente. Debe estar pasando por la crisis de la mediana edad.
midlife crisis (stressful period)crisis de la mediana edad nf inv + loc adj
  crisis de la edad madura nf inv + loc adj
  crisis de los 40 nf inv + loc adj
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Collocations: have [called, held] crisis talks, [poor, good, excellent] crisis management, a [mid-life, marriage, work, money, relationship] crisis, more...

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