An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ill-mannered)
a. rude
¡No seas maleducado! Ve a saludar a tu tía.Don't be rude! Go and say hello to your aunt.
b. bad-mannered
Su hija es una niña maleducada quien nunca dice "por favor."Their daughter is a very bad-mannered girl who never says "please."
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).
2. (rude person)
a. rude man (masculine)
Ese maleducado podría ceder su asiento a la anciana que va de pie.That rude man could give up his seat to the old lady who's standing.
b. rude woman (feminine)
La recepcionista es una maleducada sin ganas de ayudar.The receptionist is a rude woman with no desire to be helpful.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. rude
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. rude person
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bad-mannered; rude
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Phrases with "maleducado"
Here are the most popular phrases with "maleducado." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
que sea maleducado
that he's rude
es maleducado
he's rude
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