el dechado
-the model
See the entry for dechado.

dechado

dechado(
deh
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chah
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doh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (example)
a. model
Sabrina jamás mentiría. Es un dechado de honestidad.Sabrina would never lie. She's a model of honesty.
b. paragon
El David de Miguel Ángel es un dechado de perfección escultural.Michelangelo's David is a paragon of sculptural perfection.
2. (sewing)
a. sampler
Intenté copiar el bordado que estaba en el dechado.I tried to copy the embroidery from the sampler.
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dechado
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a.
ser un dechado de virtudesto be a paragon of virtue
dechado
1 (modelo) model
Es un dechado de biliosidad
no es ningún dechado de perfección it isn't a model of perfection; es un dechado de virtudes she's a paragon of virtue
2 (Cos) sampler
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