destruido
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destruido(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (in pieces)
a. destroyed
Cuando terminó el bombardeo, el francotirador se escondió entre los escombros del edificio destruido.When the air strike ended, the sniper hid among the rubble of a destroyed building.
2. (unfulfilled)
a. shattered
La causa de su depresión fueron los sueños destruidos y la falta de esperanza.The cause of her depression was her shattered dreams and lost hope.
3. (fatigued)
a. exhausted
Necesito dormir la siesta. Estoy destruido porque trabajé todo el día.I need to take a nap. I'm shattered because I worked all day.
4. (dispirited)
a. devastated
Mi hijo está destruido porque su novia lo dejó.My son is devastated because his girlfriend broke up with him.
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destruido
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (persona; físicamente)
a. shattered
2. (anímicamente)
a. shattered, devastated
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