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"Engreído" is an adjective which is often translated as "conceited", and "presumido" is an adjective which is also often translated as "conceited". Learn more about the difference between "engreído" and "presumido" below.
engreído(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cocky)
a. conceited
La cantante se volvió engreída y egocéntrica cuando alcanzó la fama.The singer became conceited and egocentric when she became famous.
b. bigheaded
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Marcos es engreído y arrogante. Siempre habla sobre sí mismo.Marcos is bigheaded and arrogant. He always talks about himself.
c. vain
No debes ser tan engreído como para pensar que todos están hablando de ti.You shouldn't be so vain as to think that everyone is talking about you.
2. (loving)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. affectionate
Diana es muy engreída y le encanta dar abrazos.Diana is very affectionate and loves giving hugs.
3. (pampered)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. spoiled
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Tatiana es engreída, como muchos hijos de padres ricos.Tatiana is spoiled, just like many other children with rich parents.
b. spoilt (United Kingdom)
Mis abuelos siempre me daban regalos, lo que me hacía sentir muy engreída.My grandparents always gave me presents, which made me me feel very spoilt.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
4. (vain person)
a. conceited person
Si no fueras un engreído, no estarías vanagloriándote.If you weren't a conceited person, you wouldn't be boasting.
b. bighead
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Jamás escucharás a un engreído como Lisandro hacer una autocrítica.You'll never hear self-criticism coming from a bighead like Lisandro.
5. (pampered person)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. spoiled brat
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Muchos engreídos son hijos únicos.Many spoiled brats happen to be only children.
b. spoilt brat (United Kingdom)
Emanuel es un engreído. Está acostumbrado a que le cumplan los caprichos.Emanuel is a spoilt brat. He's used to having his every whim indulged.
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presumido(
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soo
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (full of oneself)
a. conceited
La muy presumida se cree que todo el mundo está enamorado de ella.She's so conceited. She thinks everybody is in love with her.
b. boastful
No quiero parecer presumido, pero la verdad es que la paella me sale riquísima.I don't want to sound boastful, but the truth is that my paella is excellent.
2. (concerned about one's appearance)
a. vain
Mi hija es muy presumida; pero, claro, está en edad de merecer.My daughter is so vain; but, then, she's of courting age.
3. (haughty)
a. arrogant
Ni nos han saludado ¡Qué presumidos!They didn't even say hello. They're so arrogant!
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
4. (person full of themselves)
a. show-off
Joaquín es un presumido. Si lo oyes hablar, él todo lo hace bien.Joaquin is a show-off. Listening to him, you'd think he's good at everything.
b. conceited (adjective)
Además de ser una presumida de aúpa, es también una mentirosa.On top of being completely conceited, she's also a liar.
5. (person concerned about their appearance)
a. vain (adjective)
Es una presumida y solo se preocupa de lo que se va a poner.She's vain and only cares about what she's going to wear.
6. (haughty person)
a. arrogant person
Son unos presumidos que no se dignan a relacionarse con gente como nosotros.They're arrogant people who won't deign to mix with people like us.
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