Detailed Translations for harshness from English to Spanish


harshness [the ~] noun

  1. the harshness (severity; strictness; sternness)
    la rigidez; la dureza; la crudeza; la severidad; la rigurosidad; la punibilidad
  2. the harshness (roughness)
    la dureza; la rudeza
  3. the harshness (grimness)
    la aspereza; la brusquedad

Translation Matrix for harshness:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aspereza grimness; harshness acidity; bitchiness; bittyness; cattishness; curtness; fervor; fervour; fierceness; intensity; roughness; sharpness; snappiness; snappishness; vehemence; violence
brusquedad grimness; harshness acidity; bittyness; brusqueness; cattishness; curtness; fervor; fervour; fierceness; intensity; snappiness; vehemence; violence
crudeza harshness; severity; sternness; strictness
dureza harshness; roughness; severity; sternness; strictness bravery; callous; courage; daring; endurance; gallantry; hard skin; obduracy; roughness; ruthlessness; stamina; stiffness; sturdiness; toughness; valor; valour; vigor; vigour
punibilidad harshness; severity; sternness; strictness stiffness
rigidez harshness; severity; sternness; strictness bigotedness; inflexibility; narrow-mindedness; obstinancy; pettiness; small-mindedness; stiffness; stubbornness
rigurosidad harshness; severity; sternness; strictness
rudeza harshness; roughness boorishness; caddishness; coarseness; crassness; crudeness; discourtesy; impoliteness; roughness; rudeness
severidad harshness; severity; sternness; strictness
- abrasiveness; cruelness; cruelty; roughness; scratchiness

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Related Definitions for "harshness":

  1. the quality of being cruel and causing tension or annoyance1
  2. the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions1
  3. the quality of being unpleasant (harsh or rough or grating) to the senses1

Wiktionary Translations for harshness:

Cross Translation:
harshness acrimonia acrimonieagressivité verbale due à une mauvaise humeur.
harshness aspereza; asperidad aspéritéqualité de ce qui est raboteux, inégal.
harshness austeridad austéritérigueur des pratiques et des doctrines religieux, mortification des sens et de l’esprit.
harshness acrimonia; amargura âcretéqualité de ce qui est âcre.
harshness acrimonia âpretéqualité de ce qui est âpre.


Translation Matrix for harsh:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- abrasive; coarse; rough
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- grim; gruff; rough; ungentle
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bestial callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless abominable; barbaric; beastly; bestial; brutal; cruel; gruesome; heinous; inhuman; inhumane
brusco hard; hard-handed; harsh; rough; violent abrupt; abruptly; acrid; agressive; all at once; all of a sudden; at once; blunt; brusque; brutal; catty; curt; cutting; embittered; exasperated; fast; fierce; inhuman; nipping; offensive; out of the blue; pityless; querulous; quick; rapid; ruthless; short; snappish; snappy; snarling; speedy; steep; sudden; suddenly; suppressed; swift; swiftly; unexpectedly; violent
brutal callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless abominable; agressive; barbaric; brutal; cruel; gruesome; heinous; inhuman; inhumane; offensive; pityless; ruthless; violent
cruel callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless abominable; barbaric; blunt; brutal; cruel; dispassionate; emotionless; gruesome; hard-hearted; heartless; heinous; impassive; indifferent; inhuman; inhumane; insensitive; pityless; ruthless; soulless; uncaring; unfeeling
despiadado callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless dispassionate; emotionless; hard-hearted; heartless; impassive; indifferent; insensitive; soulless; uncaring; unfeeling; unscrupulous
duro callous; cruel; hard; hard-handed; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; rough; ruthless; violent against the grain; agressive; aloud; awkward; blunt; burdensome; difficult; dispassionate; dizy; emotionless; hard; hard-hearted; headstrong; heartless; heavy; immovable; impassive; indifferent; inflexible; insensitive; massive; merciless; obstinate; offensive; out loud; penetrating; persisting; piercing; pig-headed; pitiless; plain; rasping; recalcitrant; rigid; ruthless; shrill; soulless; star; stern; stiff; straight; straight-backed; stubborn; tenacious; tough; unbending; uncaring; unfeeling; violent; weak
insensible callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless callous; dispassionate; emotionless; hard-hearted; heartless; impassible; impassive; indifferent; insensible; insensitive; numb; soulless; stolid; thick skinned; uncaring; unfeeling
sin miramientos callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless
tremendo callous; cruel; hard; harsh; heartless; merciless; pitiless; relentless; ruthless alarming; appalling; at large extent; awful; big; blast; colossal; considerable; conspicuous; creepy; crying shame; crying to heaven; damn it; darned; dash it; delightful; detailed; disgraceful; disgusting; dizy; dreadful; elaborate; enormous; excessive; exorbitant; exquisite; extensive; extravagant; fanciful; frightening; frightful; gigantic; glorious; great; grisly; gross; horrible; horribly; huge; immense; imminent; impending; large; magnificent; marvellous; marvelous; notable; outrageous; rank; remarkable; respectable; scandalous; scary; shocking; splendid; spooky; striking; stupendous; substantial; tall; terrible; terribly; terrifying; threatening; to a huge extent; tremendous; unprecedented; vast; weak; wonderful

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Related Definitions for "harsh":

  1. sharply disagreeable; rigorous1
    • the harsh facts of court delays1
  2. severe1
    • a harsh penalty1
  3. unkind or cruel or uncivil1
    • had harsh words1
    • a harsh and unlovable old tyrant1
  4. unpleasantly stern1
    • wild and harsh country full of hot sand and cactus1
  5. disagreeable to the senses1
    • the harsh cry of a blue jay1
    • harsh cognac1
    • the harsh white light makes you screw up your eyes1
    • harsh irritating smoke filled the hallway1
  6. of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles1

Wiktionary Translations for harsh:

  1. negatively criticize
  1. severe or cruel
  2. rough

Cross Translation:
harsh palurdo; grosero lomp — zich op een onwellevende en onbehouwen manier gedragend, grof, plompebank|lomp3 grof
harsh arisco; áspero; brusco; rudo; seco barsch(im übertragenen Sinn) bezüglich Sprache, Handlung: (unfreundlich Unterton durchklingen) rau, (allzu) knapp gefasst
harsh pesado; difícil hartübertragen: schwierig, schlimm oder unangenehm
harsh austero austère — Qui est rigoureux pour le corps et qui mortifier les sens et l’esprit. — note Se dit surtout des doctrines et des pratiques religieux.
harsh inclemente; severo; adusto sévère — Qui est rigide, sans indulgence.
harsh acre; agrio; amargo âcre — Qui a quelque chose de piquant et d’irritant.
harsh áspero âpre — Qui, par sa rudesse ou son âcreté, produit une sensation désagréable aux organes du toucher, de l’ouïe ou du goût.