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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (hair)
a. straight
Ojalá tuviera cabello lacio. No me gustan mis rizos.I wish I had straight hair. I don't like my curls.
b. lank (without body)
Tengo que ir al peluquero a ver si puede hacer algo con mi cabello lacio.I have to go to the hairdresser to see if he can do something with my lank hair.
2. (withered)
a. wilted
Corté todas las flores lacias del jardín.I pruned all of the wilted flowers in the garden.
3. (feeble)
a. limp
Mi abuelo tenía una mano lacia por causa de una herida de guerra.My grandfather had a limp hand as a result of a war wound.
b. weak
Después de seis meses dentro de una escayola, el brazo lo tenía lacio.After six months in a cast, his arm was weak.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cabello; liso)
a. straight
2. (sin fuerza)
a. lank
3. (planta)
a. wilted
4. (sin fuerza)
a. limp
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
1 [+pelo] lank; straight
2 [+movimiento] limp; languid
3 (Botánica) withered; faded
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "lacio"
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pelo lacio
straight hair
cabello lacio
straight hair
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