hondo
hondo(
ohn
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doh
)
adjective
1. (extending a long way down) 
a. deep 
El río está muy hondo en el centro.The river is very deep in the middle.
2. (intense) 
a. profound 
Expresamos nuestro hondo pesar por la partida de nuestro gran amigo y maestro.We express our profound sorrow at the departure of our great friend and teacher.
b. deep 
Es con honda gratitud que le extiendo esta invitación a usted.It is with deep gratitude that I extend this invitation to you.
adverb
3. (profoundly) 
a. deeply 
Tápate la nariz y respira hondo por la boca antes de sumergirte.Plug your nose and breathe deeply through your mouth before going under the water.
masculine noun
4. (very far under water) 
En el hondo del mar, se descubrió un pez que vive toda su vida sin luz.A fish that lives its entire life without light was discovered in the depths of the sea.
hondo
adjective
1. (también fig) 
a. deep 
lo hondothe depths
calar hondo ento strike a chord with
en lo más hondo dein the depths of
cante hondoflamenco singing
hondo
adjective
1 (profundo) deep
plato hondo soup plate; en lo más hondo de la piscina at the deep end (of the pool); la hirió en lo más hondo de su ser he wounded her to the depths of her being; she was cut to the quick
2 (intenso) deep; profound
con hondo pesar with deep o profound sorrow
adverb
respirar hondo to breathe deeply
el hondo the depth(s)
plural
; (p)
hasta el hondo de los pulmones
Phrases with "hondo"
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plato hondo
soup dish
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