Quick answer
"Cheating" is a noun which is often translated as "la trampa", and "unfaithful" is an adjective which is often translated as "infiel". Learn more about the difference between "cheating" and "unfaithful" below.
cheating(
chid
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ihng
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in a game)
a. la trampa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You can't move your piece over there! That's cheating!No puedes mover la pieza para allá. ¡Eso es trampa!
b. las fullerías
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It's never satisfying to win by cheating.No satisface ganar por fullerías.
2. (on a test)
a. el copieteo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Cheating is becoming a widespread practice in this educational institution.El copieteo se está generalizando en esta institución educativa.
3. (in a relationship)
a. el engaño
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The reason for their divorce was mutual cheating.La razón para su divorcio fue el engaño mutuo.
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unfaithful(
uhn
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feyth
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fuhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (disloyal)
a. infiel
He accused his wife of being unfaithful to him with his best friend.Acusó a su esposa de haberle sido infiel con su mejor amigo.
b. desleal
He has become unfaithful to the principles he upheld when he joined the party.Se ha vuelto desleal a los principios que tenía cuando se afilió al partido.
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