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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (having a single theme)
La obra de este escritor es monotemática. Se centra única y exclusivamente en el boxeo, un tema que le apasiona.This writer's work is monothematic. He focuses solely and exclusively on boxing, a subject he's passionate about.
b. on a single subject
Fue un debate monotemático, pero no por ello menos interesante.It was a debate on a single subject, but no less interesting for that reason.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(talking about a single topic)
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g., redneck).
no direct translation
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
Desde que se enamoró de Jorge, Ana está monotemática con él.Ever since she fell in love with George, Ana only talks about him.
Pedro es inteligente, pero muy monotemático. Para él, solo existe su máster.Pedro intelligent, but he only has one topic of conversation. For him, there's only his Master's degree.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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