deshecho
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deshecho(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (extremely tired)
a. exhausted
Después de la guardia de doce horas acabo deshecho y solo quiero dormir.After a twelve-hour shift I end up exhausted and just want to sleep.
2. (desolated)
a. devastated
Los padres de Rubén quedaron deshechos al enterarse de que su niño estaba enfermo.Rubén's parents were devastated when they were told their child was sick.
b. shattered
Tras el horrible accidente, el conductor estaba deshecho y necesitó ayuda psicológica.After the horrible accident, the driver was shattered and needed psychological help.
3. (damaged)
a. broken
El celular quedó totalmente deshecho por el balazo que lo atravesó.The cell phone was completely broken after the bullet went through it.
b. ruined
Juan derramó el café sobre la maqueta, que acabó deshecha.Juan spilled the coffee over the model and it was ruined.
4. (unassembled)
a. unmade
Lola se desanimó cuando llegó del trabajo y vio el salón desordenado y las camas deshechas.Lola was discouraged when she got home from work and saw the living room in a mess and the unmade beds.
5. (untied)
a. undone
Llevaba la pajarita deshecha alrededor del cuello.His undone bow tie was loose about his neck.
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deshecho
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (nudo, paquete)
a. undone
2. (cama)
a. unmade
3. (maleta)
a. unpacked
4. (derretido; pastilla, terrón de azúcar)
a. dissolved
5. (helado, mantequilla)
a. melted
6. (enemigo)
a. destroyed
7. (matrimonio)
a. ruined
8. (anulado; contrato, negocio)
a. canceled
9. (pacto, tratado)
a. broken
10. (plan, intriga)
a. foiled
11. (organización)
a. dissolved
12. (afligido)
a. devastated
deshecho en lágrimasin floods of tears
tiene los nervios deshechoshis nerves are in shreds
13. (cansado)
a. tired out
la carrera lo dejó deshechothe run left him exhausted
vengo deshechoI'm wrecked o exhausted
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deshecho
participio_de_pasado
adjective
1 [+lazo, nudo] undone
2 (roto) [+objeto] broken; smashed
las camas están deshechas the beds are unmade; llegó con los nervios deshechos his nerves were shattered when he arrived; tiene un brazo deshecho he has a badly injured arm; el pastel ha quedado deshecho the cake is ruined; estoy deshecho I'm shattered (familiar)
3 (Med) [+persona] weak; [+salud] broken
4 (S. Cone) (desaliñado) untidy
(And) (Caribe) (S. Cone) short cut
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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