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"Lazy" is an adjective which is often translated as "perezoso", and "formal" is an adjective which is often translated as "formal". Learn more about the difference between "lazy" and "formal" below.
lazy(
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zi
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (indolent)
a. perezoso
Sloths aren't lazy; actually, they conserve energy as a survival tactic.Los perezosos no son perezosos; más bien, conservan energía como táctica de sobrevivencia.
Your brother is so lazy.Tu hermano es bien perezoso.
b. flojo
Lazy workers don't last at this company.Los trabajadores flojos no duran mucho en esta empresa.
c. vago
If she continues being lazy, she won't graduate.Si ella sigue siendo vaga, no se va a graduar.
d. holgazán
The cook is so lazy!¡El cocinero es tan holgazán!
2. (relaxing)
a. descansado
It would be so nice to take a lazy holiday.Qué maravilloso sería tomar unas vacaciones descansadas.
b. relajado
It was a lazy Sunday; I did nothing all day.Fue un domingo relajado; no hice nada el día entero.
3. (related to eyes)
a. vago
I need glasses because of my lazy eye.Necesito gafas a causa de mi ojo vago.
4. (careless)
a. descuidado
I can't give a good grade to such lazy work.No puedo dar una nota buena por trabajo tan descuidado.
5. (indifferent)
a. despreocupado
His fashion sense is downright lazy.Su sentido de la moda es absolutamente despreocupado.
6. (form of address)
a. perezoso
Get up, lazy!¡Levántate, perezoso!
b. el flojo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la floja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Wake up, lazy!¡Despiértate, floja!
c. el vago
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la vaga
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Move over, lazy!¡Hazte para allá, vago!
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formal(
fawr
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muhl
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (dressy)
a. formal
Everyone is looking forward to the spring formal dance.Todo el mundo está a la espera del baile formal de primavera.
b. elegante
She wore a formal gown to the wedding.Se puso un vestido elegante para la boda.
2. (official)
a. formal
I'm not happy with the service, so I am going to file a formal complaint.No estoy contento con el servicio, así que voy a presentar una queja formal.
b. oficial
We need to sign a formal contract before we can do business with you.Necesitamos firmar un contrato oficial antes de hacer negocios con ustedes.
c. protocolario
The formal swearing in ceremony will be on Thursday at 3 pm.La toma de protesta protocolaria será el jueves a las 3 pm.
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