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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (unforgettable)
a. indeleble
He had an indelible memory of being mocked by his coworkers.Él tenía una memoria indeleble de ser burlado por sus compañeros de trabajo.
b. imborrable
The husband and wife strengthened their indelible bond on their honeymoon.Los esposos fortalecieron su vínculo imborrable en su luna de miel.
2. (impossible to erase)
a. indeleble
The wine left an indelible stain on the white tablecloth.El vino dejó una mancha indeleble en el mantel blanco.
b. imborrable
The mud left indelible marks on Sara's new sneakers.El lodo dejó manchas imborrables en los zapatos deportivos nuevos de Sara.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (also fig)
a. indeleble, imborrable
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indelible [ɪnˈdeləbl]
1 (not washable) [+ink, stain] indeleble
indelible pen bolígrafo (m) de tinta indeleble
2 (unforgettable) [+memory, image] indeleble; imborrable
it made an indelible impression on me se me quedó grabado en la memoria
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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