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deplorable

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deplorable(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (disgraceful)
a. deplorable
The prisoners were kept in deplorable conditions, ten of them crammed into one cell.Tenían a los presos en condiciones deplorables, diez de ellos hacinados en una sola celda.
b. vergonzoso
It is deplorable that nothing is being done to help these refugees.Es vergonzoso que no se esté haciendo nada para ayudar a estos refugiados.
2. (lamentable)
a. lamentable
The deplorable passing of the beloved king caused chaos throughout the land.La lamentable muerte del querido rey provocó caos en el reino entero.
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deplorable
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. deplorable
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deplorable [dɪˈplɔːrəbl]
adjective
1 (sad) lamentable
it would be deplorable if sería lamentable que
2 (disgraceful) deplorable
it is deplorable that es deplorable que
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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