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"Gross" is an adjective which is often translated as "repugnante", and "yuck" is an interjection which is often translated as "puaj". Learn more about the difference between "gross" and "yuck" below.
gross(
gros
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (disgusting)
a. repugnante
What a gross story! That bit about the roaches gave me the creeps.¡Qué historia tan repugnante! La parte sobre las cucarachas me dio escalofríos.
b. asqueroso
It is a gross smelling fruit, but they seem to appreciate it in that country.Es una fruta con un olor asqueroso, pero parece gustarles en ese país.
2. (total)
a. bruto
Their gross income has dropped as a result of the crisis.Sus ingresos brutos han caído por culpa de la crisis.
3. (blatant)
a. craso
Employing him at the company was a gross mistake.Contratarlo en la empresa fue un craso error.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to earn)
a. obtener beneficios brutos
Our company grossed $10,000 last month.Nuestra empresa obtuvo unos beneficios brutos de 10.000 dólares el mes pasado.
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yuck(
yuhk
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(used to express disgust)
a. puaj
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
You're ordering pig's feet? Yuck!¿Vas a pedir patitas de cerdo? ¡Puaj!
b. guácala
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
I found a hair in my soup. Yuck!Encontré un pelo en mi sopa. ¡Guácala!
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