ignominia
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ignominia(
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noh
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nyah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(general)
a. ignominy
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
El alcalde nunca superará la ignominia después de que su aventura fue filtrada a la prensa.The mayor will never be able to live down the ignominy after his affair was leaked to the press.
b. disgrace
El expresidente considera una ignominia que los políticos actuales no respeten a los ciudadanos.The ex prime minister thinks it is a disgrace that current politicians do not respect the citizens.
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ignominia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. ignominy
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ignominia
1 (deshonor) disgrace; ignominy
es una ignominia que ... it's a disgrace that ...
2 (acto) disgraceful act
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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