el malcriado, la malcriada(
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (impolite kid)
a. spoiled brat
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Soy impaciente con los malcriados.I'm impatient with spoiled brats.
b. spoilt brat (United Kingdom)
La amiga de Mari es una malcriada.Mari's friend is a spoilt brat.
c. brat
Hay muchos malcriados en este salón de clases.There are a lot of brats in this classroom.
d. bad-mannered child
Sus padres la han hecho una malcriada.Her parents have made her a bad-mannered child.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (impolite)
a. spoiled
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Mi sobrino es un poco malcriado.Mi nephew is a bit spoiled.
b. spoilt (United Kingdom)
Javier es el niño más malcriado que conozco.Javier is the most spoilt kid I know.
c. bad-mannered
Esa joven es malcriada y enojadiza.That young girl is bad-mannered and bad-tempered.
d. naughty
Es una niña malcriada que siempre quiere llamar la atención.She's a naughty child who always wants to draw attention to herself.
e. rude
Son unos niños malcriados que creen que lo saben todo.They are rude children who think they know everything.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. spoiled
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. spoiled brat
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(grosero) bad-mannered; rude; (consentido) spoiled; pampered;
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