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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (unintelligent) a. stupid Despidieron a una maestra por decirle "niña estúpida" a una alumna. The teacher was fired for saying "stupid girl" to a student. 2. (ill-considered) a. stupid Fue estúpido pensar que podríamos colarnos en la discoteca. It was stupid to think that we'd be able to sneak into the night club. b. silly La idea parece tonta, pero puede funcionar. It sounds like a silly idea, but it might work.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (foolish person) a. idiot Este señor es un estúpido a quien le falta el sentido común. That man is an idiot who has no common sense. b. fool La estúpida de tu hermana se ha enamorado de Felipe. Your fool of a sister has fallen in love with Felipe. Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
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