adiós
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adiós(
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dyohs
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An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (farewell)
a. goodbye
Adiós, amor. Que te vaya bien en el trabajo.Goodbye, honey. Have a good day at work.
b. good-bye
¡Adiós, Yolanda! ¡Que tengas buen viaje!Good-bye, Yolanda! Have a good trip!
c. good-by
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Adiós! - ¡Nos vemos!Good-by! - See you later!
d. goodby
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Adiós, amigos. Ya me voy.Goodby, guys. I'm out of here.
e. bye
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Adiós, Michael. Te veré mañana.Bye, Michael. I'll see you tomorrow.
f. hello (when passing by someone)
Le dije adiós al Sr. García al verlo en la calle.I said hello to Mr. García when I saw him on the street.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (farewell)
a. goodbye
Nuestro adiós pareció durar una eternidad.Our goodbye seemed to last forever.
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adiós
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. goodbye
2. (fig)
a.
decirle adiós a algoto wave o kiss something goodbye
adiós a mi esperado fin de semana tranquilothere go my hopes of a quiet weekend
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
3. (general)
a.
¡adiós!goodbye!
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adiós
interjection
(al irse) goodbye!; (al saludar) hello!
¡adiós Madrid, que te quedas sin gente! good riddance!
goodbye; farewell
decir(se) los adioses to say one's farewells; ir a decir adiós a algn to go to say goodbye to sb; decir adiós a algo (renunciar) to wave sth goodbye; give sth up
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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