demented
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demented(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (medicine)
a. demente
Demented patients require extra care and patience.Los pacientes dementes requieren cuidados y paciencia adicionales.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(crazy)
a. demente
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
There's a demented killer on the loose.Hay un asesino demente que anda suelto.
b. enloquecido
No one took the demented ramblings of the man in the park very seriously.Nadie tomó muy en serio las divagaciones enloquecidas del hombre en el parque.
c. loco
That guy is demented! What is his problem?¡Está loco el tipo ése! ¿Cuál es su problema?
d. histérico
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
These two demented people were screaming at each other on the street.Había dos personas histéricas gritándose en la calle.
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demented
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. demente
to be demented with griefestar trastornado(a) por el dolor
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
demented [dɪˈmentɪd]
adjective
demente; loco;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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