An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (contemptible)
a. darn
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Ese maldito perro no deja de ladrar.That darn dog won't stop barking.
b. damn
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
Si crees eso, eres un maldito idiota.If you believe that, you're a damn fool.
2. (condemned)
a. damned
Fue maldito por sus pecados.He was damned for his sins.
b. cursed
Nuestra casa está maldita.Our house is cursed.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (condenado)
a. cursed, damned
2. (colloquial)
a. damned
¡maldita sea!damn it!
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1 (condenado) damned
poeta maldito accursed poet
2 (Religión) accursed
3 (uso enfático) damn (familiar)
¡maldita sea! damn it! (familiar); ese maldito libro that damn book (familiar); ese maldito niño that wretched child; ¡maldito el día en que lo conocí! curse the day I met him!; ¡malditas las ganas que tengo de verle! I really don't feel like seeing him!; no le encuentro maldita la gracia I don't see what's so damn funny (familiar); no entiende maldita la cosa he doesn't understand a damn thing (familiar); no le hace maldito (el) caso he doesn't take a blind bit of notice; maldito lo que me importa I don't give a damn (familiar)
4 (maligno) wicked
5 (México) (taimado) crafty
el maldito (Religión) the Evil One; the devil
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Phrases with "maldito"
Here are the most popular phrases with "maldito." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
maldito sea
damn him
por tu maldito amor
because of your damn love
un maldito hombre
a wretched man
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