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"Engañado" is an adjective which is often translated as "deceived", and "desmesurado" is an adjective which is often translated as "excessive". Learn more about the difference between "engañado" and "desmesurado" below.
engañado(
ehng
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gah
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nyah
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. deceived
Miguel se sintió engañado cuando descubrió que sus padres planeaban divorciarse.Miguel felt deceived when he found out his parents were planning to divorce.
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desmesurado(
dehs
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meh
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soo
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rah
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (exorbitant)
a. excessive
Los policías fueron suspendidos por haber actuado con una violencia desmesurada.The police officers were suspended for having acted with excessive violence.
b. disproportionate
La escritora prolífica tuvo una influencia desmesurada en sus pares contemporáneos.The prolific writer had a disproportionate influence on her contemporary peers.
2. (gigantic)
a. enormous
Delante del templo se colocó una estatua de proporciones desmesuradas.A statue of enormous proportions was erected in front of the temple.
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