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n. pl. au·ras or au·rae (ôr′ē)
1. An invisible emanation or field of energy believed to radiate from a person or object.
2. A distinctive but intangible quality that seems to surround a person or thing; an atmosphere: An aura of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters.
3. Medicine A sensation, as of a cold breeze or a bright light, that precedes the onset of certain disorders, such as an epileptic seizure or an attack of migraine.
[Middle English, gentle breeze, from Latin, from Greek aurā, breath; see wer- in Indo-European roots.]
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n, pl auras or aurae (ˈɔːriː)
1. a distinctive air or quality considered to be characteristic of a person or thing
2. any invisible emanation, such as a scent or odour
3. (Pathology) pathol strange sensations, such as noises in the ears or flashes of light, that immediately precede an attack, esp of epilepsy
4. (Alternative Belief Systems) (in parapsychology) an invisible emanation produced by and surrounding a person or object: alleged to be discernible by individuals of supernormal sensibility
[C18: via Latin from Greek: breeze]
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n., pl. au•ras, for 3, au•rae (ˈɔr i)
1. a distinctive and pervasive quality or character; air; atmosphere: an aura of respectability.
2. a light or radiance claimed to emanate from the body and to be visible to certain individuals with psychic or spiritual powers.
3. a sensation, as of a glowing light or an aroma, preceding an attack of migraine or epilepsy.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin < Greek: breath (of air)]
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1. The pulsating field of energy which surrounds living things.
2. An energy field perceived as surrounding the human body which aura analysts describe as a cloud of light that radiates from a person, rather like the phosphorescence of some sea creatures.
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|Noun||1.||aura - a sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure|
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
|2.||aura - an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint|
|3.||aura - a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing; "an air of mystery"; "the house had a neglected air"; "an atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters"; "the place had an aura of romance"|
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
mystique - an aura of heightened value or interest or meaning surrounding a person or thing
note - a characteristic emotional quality; "it ended on a sour note"; "there was a note of gaiety in her manner"; "he detected a note of sarcasm"
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noun air, feeling, feel, quality, atmosphere, tone, suggestion, mood, scent, aroma, odour, ambience, vibes (slang), vibrations (slang), emanation She had an aura of authority.
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جَو ، شُعور مُمَيَّز
aura[ˈɔːrə] N (auras, aurae (pl)) [ˈɔːriː] (= atmosphere) → aura f, halo m (Rel) → aureola f
a mystic aura → un halo místico
an aura of doom → un halo fatídico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
aura[ˈɔːrə] n (= air, appearance) → aura f
an aura of sth → une aura de qch
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n → Aura f (geh), → Fluidum nt (geh); he has an aura of saintliness about him → ihn umgibt eine Aura der Heiligkeit (geh), → er steht im Nimbus der Heiligkeit; she has an aura of mystery about her → eine geheimnisvolle Aura (geh) → or ein geheimnisvoller Nimbus umgibt sie; an aura of sophistication → ein Flair nt → von Kultiviertheit; he has an aura of calm → er strömt or strahlt Ruhe aus; it gives the hotel an aura of respectability → es verleiht dem Hotel einen Anstrich von Seriosität
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aura[ˈɔːrə] n → aura
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a particular feeling or atmosphere. An aura of mystery surrounded her. aura جَو ، شُعور مُمَيَّز излъване aura aura die Aura, die Ausstrahlung udstråling; aura αύραaura õhustik, aura حالت؛ جو ilmapiiri aura הִילָה परिमल fluid aura, légkör pancaran, lingkaran cahaya blær, ára aura 独特の雰囲気 기운 aureolė, atmosfera starojums; gaisotne; aura aura waasutstråling, fornemmelse, auraatmosfera, aura حالت، هوا atmosfera aură аура; дух aureola avra atmosfera utstrålning, aura ความรู้สึก; บรรยากาศ hava, atmosfer 氛圍 аура فضا ، ماحول toả ra 气氛
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n. aura, síntoma premonitorio de un ataque epiléptico.
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