meanness
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meanness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (miserliness)
a. la tacañería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (nastiness)
a. la maldad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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meanness [ˈmiːnnɪs]
noun
1 (stinginess) tacañería (f); mezquindad (f)
2 (nastiness) maldad (f); vileza (f)
3 (humbleness) humildad (f)
the meanness of their dwellings
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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