An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (covered in mold)
a. moldy
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La fruta está mohosa porque la compré hace más de dos semanas.The fruit is moldy because I bought it more than two weeks ago.
b. mouldy (United Kingdom)
Si quitas la zona mohosa del queso verás que lo demás está en buen estado.If you remove the mouldy part of the cheese you will see the rest is fine.
2. (corroded)
a. rusty
La llave está mohosa porque se ha expuesto a la humedad durante mucho tiempo.The key is rusty because it has been exposed to humidity for a long time.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (con hongo)
a. moldy
2. (oxidado)
a. rusty
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1 [+metal] rusty
2 [+alimento] mouldy; moldy; (EEUU) [+olor, sabor] musty
3 [+chiste] stale
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Phrases with "mohoso"
Here are the most popular phrases with "mohoso." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
el queso es viejo y mohoso
the cheese is old and moldy
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