malpensado
malpensado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cynical)
a. evil-minded
¡No seas malpensado! Esos hombres querían ayudarnos, no robarnos.Don't be evil-minded! Those men wanted to help us, not rob us.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(dirty-minded)
a. to have a dirty mind (verb)
Eres malpensado. Estábamos en la habitación solamente porque necesitábamos hablar en privado.You have a dirty mind. We were in the bedroom only because we had to talk in private.
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).
3. (cynic)
a. evil-minded person
Los malpensados creen que salgo con Marta por su dinero.Evil-minded people think I'm dating Marta for her money.
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malpensado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (descreído)
a. cynical
2. (calenturiento)
a. dirty-minded
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (descreído)
a. cynic
es un malpensadohe always thinks the worst of people
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malpensado
adjective
evil-minded
¡no seas malpensado! why do you always have to think the worst of people!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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