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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not the same)
a. different
Aunque tengamos puntos de vista muy distintos, somos amigos cercanos.Although we have very different points of view, we are close friends.
2. (defined)
a. clear
El candidato necesita una plataforma política distinta.The candidate needs a clear political platform.
3. (varied)
a. various
Cuando fuimos a la India, probamos distintos tipos de curry.On our trip to India, we tasted various kinds of curry.
b. several
Nuestros vecinos son muy ruidosos. Tuvimos que llamar a la policía en distintas ocasiones.Our neighbors are too loud. We had to call the police on several occasions.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (diferente)
a. different
2. (claro)
a. clear
claro y distintoperfectly clear
hay distintas maneras de preparar este platothere are various different ways of making this dish
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1 (diferente) different;a, de from
son muy distintos they are very different; eso es distinto that's a different matter
2 (definido) [+perfil, vista] clear; distinct
3 distintos several; various
hay distintas opiniones sobre eso there are several o various opinions about that
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transformarse en algo distinto de lo que era antes
to change into something different from what one was before
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