mugroso
mugroso(
moo
-
groh
-
soh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (dirty)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. filthy
La casa estaba tan mugrosa que tuvieron que venir a desinfectarla.The house was so filthy that they had to come and disinfect it.
b. dirty
Llevaba puesto una bata de baño raída y mugrosa cuando me abrió la puerta.She was wearing a worn and dirty bathrobe when she answered the door.
c. mucky
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
El interior de la heladera estaba mugrosa y había carne pasada.The inside of the fridge was really mucky and there was some meat that had gone bad.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(paltry)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. lousy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Para el cumpleaños mi hermano me regaló un anotador mugroso.My brother gave me a lousy notebook for my birthday.
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mugroso
adjective
(Latinoamérica) dirty; mucky (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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