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"Cleansing" is an adjective which is often translated as "limpiador", and "cleaning" is a noun which is often translated as "la limpieza". Learn more about the difference between "cleansing" and "cleaning" below.
cleansing
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to ridding of impurities)
a. limpiador
David uses a cleansing mask once a week to keep his pores clear.David usa una máscarilla limpiadora una vez a la semana para mantener los poros limpios.
b. de limpieza (invariable)
If I go to bed without doing my cleansing routine, I wake up with pimples.Si me acuesto sin hacer mi rutina de limpieza, me despierto con espinillas.
c. purificador
Patty is doing a cleansing diet this week.Patty está haciendo una dieta purificadora esta semana.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (act of ridding of impurities)
a. la limpieza
(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).
Judy has an appointment with the dermatologist for a deep cleansing of her complexion.Judy tiene una cita con la dermatóloga para una limpieza profunda de su tez.
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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. (act of making clean)
a. la limpieza
(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).
Cleaning your face daily is essential for maintaining clear skin.La limpieza diaria de la cara es esencial para mantener la piel libre de imperfecciones.
b. el aseo
(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 woman who helps me with the cleaning comes on Saturdays. La señora que me ayuda con el aseo viene los sábados.
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