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"Dura" is an adjective which is often translated as "hot", and "hecho" is a noun which is often translated as "fact". Learn more about the difference between "dura" and "hecho" below.
dura
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (feminine)
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(very attractive)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. hot
Esa mujer allá está bien dura. - Oye, respeto, mano. ¡Es mi hermana!That woman over there is super hot. - Hey, show some respect, man. That's my sister!
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
2.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(impressive person)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. badass
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Xiomara es una dura tocando la guitarra. Deberíamos de ir a verla tocar este fin de semana.Xiomara is a badass at the guitar. We should go see her play this weekend.
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hecho(
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choh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (reality)
a. fact
¿Cuáles son los hechos de su historia?What are the facts of his story?
2. (event)
a. incident
Están muy avergonzados por aquel hecho.They are very ashamed of that incident.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (to be done)
a. made
La artesanía que venden en el mercado está toda hecha a mano.The crafts sold at the market are all hand made.
¿De qué está hecho?What is it made of?
b. done
Me gustan los filetes bien hechos.I like my steak well done.
¡Bien hecho!Well done!
4. (finished)
a. ready
¿Está hecha la cena?Is dinner ready?
5. (turned into)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Después de la mudanza, estaba hecha polvo.I was completely exhausted after we moved.
Esta casa está hecha un asco.This house is really dirty.
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