inmundicia
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inmundicia(
een
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moon
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dee
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syah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (dirt)
a. filth
Había cantidad de inmundicia y desechos bajando por el río después de las fuertes inundaciones.There was a lot of filth and debris floating down the river after the big floods.
b. trash
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La casa del acaparador compulsivo que vive al lado está llena de inmundicias y huele horrible.The house of the hoarder we have living next door is full of trash and stinks.
c. garbage
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Las callejuelas del centro se llenan de inmundicias los sábados por la noche.The backstreets downtown are strewn with garbage on Saturday nights.
d. rubbish (United Kingdom)
Fuimos al relleno sanitario y casi vomito con el olor de tanta inmundicia.We went to the landfill site and I almost vomited with the smell of so much rubbish.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(moral impurity)
a. filth
Las fotos que publica esa revista porno son una inmundicia.The pictures that porn magazine publishes are just filth.
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inmundicia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (suciedad)
a. filth, filthiness
2. (basura)
a. rubbish (United Kingdom)
b. garbage
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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inmundicia
1 (inmoralidad) filth; dirt
esto es una inmundicia this is absolutely disgusting
2 inmundicias (basura) rubbish
singular
; (s)
garbage
singular
; (s) (EEUU)
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