deviant

Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
deviant(
di
-
vi
-
ihnt
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (abnormal)
a. desviado
My grandmother has some interesting opinions as to what qualifies as deviant behavior.Mi abuela tiene una opiniones interesantes en cuanto a lo que califica como comportamiento desviado.
b. anormal
Clara is studying deviant psychology this semester in college.Clara está estudiando la psicología anormal este semestre en la universidad.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
2. (abnormal individual)
a. el desviado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la desviada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Some of the items the police found in the suspect's home suggest he could be a sexual deviant.Algunos de los elementos encontrados por la policía en la casa del sospechoso sugieren que podría ser un desviado sexual.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
deviant
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. desviado(a), anómalo(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
deviant [ˈdiːvɪənt]
adjective
(gen) also (Psychology and Psychiatry) (Ling) desviado
the well-known Dutch `tolerance" and tendency to accept deviant minorities Countercultural and deviant styles # from Teddy boys' drapes to CND duffel coats # were familiar in the 1950s and 1960s They knew nothing about Isma'ilism as a deviant form of Islam to label a form of sexual behavior as deviant is dangerous
noun
persona de conducta desviada
Leavis can scarcely be said to have been a deviant in relation to a group to which he did not belong Such a view reached its nadir in Russia in the classification of political deviants as mentally deranged child abusers were now routinely labelled as social deviants and either institutionalized or supervised
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
Examples
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
Fun and interactive
Easy to use
Highly effective
Works on any device
Start Learning
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS