Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (with bare feet)
a. barefoot
Me encanta quitarme los zapatos y calcetines y caminar descalzo en casa.I love to take off my shoes and socks and walk barefoot at home.
¿Por qué estás descalzo? - Me dolían las plantas de los pies así que me quité los zapatos.Why are you barefoot? - The soles of my feet hurt so I took my shoes off.
b. barefooted
Esa artista está siempre descalza cuando baila. Me pregunto si le dolerán los pies.That performer is always barefooted when she dances. I wonder if her feet hurt.
2. (religious)
a. discalced
Los frailes carmelitas descalzos llevan una vida humilde.The discalced Carmelite friars live a humble life.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. barefoot
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
1 (sin calzado) barefoot; barefooted
estar descalzo estar con los pies descalzos to be barefoot(ed)
ir descalzo to go barefoot(ed)
2 (Religión) discalced
3 (indigente) destitute
su padre lo dejó descalzo his father left him without a bean
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Machine Translators
Translate descalzo using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
Fun and interactive
Easy to use
Highly effective
Works on any device
la asignatura
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.