inane
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inane(
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eyn
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. necio
Pattie looked at me with her usual inane smile.Pattie me miró con su sonrisa necia de siempre.
b. estúpido
How can a supposedly intelligent journalist ask such an inane question?¿Cómo un periodista supuestamente inteligente puede hacer una pregunta tan estúpida?
c. tonto
Marcus came up with some inane idea which was quickly dismissed.A Marcus se le ocurrió una idea tonta que se descartó rápidamente.
d. fatuo
Jan made some inane remarks which just annoyed the official even more.Jan hizo unos comentarios fatuos que no hicieron más que aumentar el enojo del funcionario.
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inane
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. necio(a), estúpido(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
inane [ɪˈneɪn]
adjective
[+remark] necio; fatuo; sonso; (LAm) [+laugh, task, activity] tonto
he had the most inane laugh ...he said with an inane laugh
[+expression] (on face) estúpido;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
inane
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inane
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (formal)
a. inane
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
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