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"Bienestar" is a noun which is often translated as "well-being", and "hambre" is a noun which is often translated as "hunger". Learn more about the difference between "bienestar" and "hambre" below.
bienestar(
byehn
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ehs
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tahr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (satisfaction)
a. well-being
Las madres siempre se preocupan por el bienestar de sus hijos.Mothers always worry about their children's wellbeing.
b. welfare
El estado de bienestar proporciona a sus ciudadanos servicios de salud, prestación por desempleo y pensiones.The welfare state provides its citizens with healthcare services, unemployment benefits, and pensions.
c. comfort
Pedí una silla nueva porque el bienestar en la oficina es clave para la productividad.I asked for a new chair because comfort in the office is key to productivity.
2. (physical, mental, and spiritual health)
a. wellness
El centro comunitario ofrece clases de todo tipo, incluyendo finanzas, idiomas, cocina y bienestar.The community center offers classes in all kinds of areas including finance, foreign language, cooking, and wellness.
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hambre(
ahm
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breh
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (need to eat)
a. hunger
Mi hambre normalmente solo se sacia después de seis o siete galletas.My hunger is usually only satiated after six or seven cookies.
2. (food scarcity)
a. hunger
La ONU lanzó una nueva campaña contra el hambre en África.The UN launched a new campaign against hunger in Africa.
b. famine
Los organismos de socorro calculan que el hambre ha afectado a más de un millón de personas.Relief agencies estimate that the famine has affected more than a million people.
c. starvation
El hambre se ha convertido en un verdadero problema en el campo de refugiados.Starvation has become a very real problem in the refugee camp.
3. (desire)
a. hunger
El hambre de poder de Macbeth lo llevó a hacer cosas terribles.Macbeth's hunger for power drove him to do terrible things.
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