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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (extremely bad)
a. pésimo
Benjamin quit his tennis lessons qhen he realized he was such an abysmal player.Benjamín dejó las lecciones de tenis cuando se dio cuenta de que él era un jugador pésimo.
2. (immeasurably deep or great)
a. abismal
The hikers wandered off the trail to peer over the abysmal gorge.Los excursionistas abandonaron el sendero para echar un vistazo al borde del abismal barranco.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (stupidity, ignorance)
a. profundo(a)
2. (performance, quality)
a. pésimo(a)
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abysmal [əˈbɪzməl]
1 (very bad) [+result, performance] pésimo
the play was abysmal la representación fue pésima
2 (very great) [+ignorance] abismal
to live in abysmal poverty vivir en la mayor miseria
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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