indigno
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indigno(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (inappropriate; often used with "de")
a. unworthy
Utilizar palabras gruesas es indigno de un escritor tan prestigioso.Using swear words is unworthy of such a prestigious writer.
2. (undeserving; often used with "de")
a. unworthy
El actor es indigno de este premio porque ni siquiera sabe actuar.The actor is unworthy of this award because he can't even act.
b. not worthy
Me siento indigna de tanta amabilidad.I don't feel worthy of all this kindness.
3. (vile)
a. despicable
Tirar huevos contra la fachada del edificio histórico es un acto indigno.Throwing eggs at the front of the old building is a despicable act.
b. shameful
Es indigno que alguien haya roto el brazo de la estatua.It is shameful that someone has broken off the statue's arm.
c. disgraceful
Hay que hacer algo para destituir a personas tan indignas como los políticos corruptos.We have to do something to get rid of such disgraceful people as corrupt politicians.
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indigno
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (impropio, no merecedor)
a. unworthy
b. not worthy
soy indigno de tal honorI am not worthy of such an honor
2. (degradante)
a. shameful, appalling
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indigno
adjective
1 (impropio) unworthy
tales comentarios son indignos de un ministro such comments are unworthy of a minister
2 (desmerecedor) unworthy
ser indigno de algo to be unworthy of sth; eres indigna de nuestra confianza you are unworthy o not worthy of our trust
3 (despreciable) despicable
el más indigno de los delitos the most despicable of crimes
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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indigno de
unworthy of
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