perfecto
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perfecto(
pehr
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fehk
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toh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (flawless)
a. perfect
Tu trabajo fue perfecto.Your work was perfect.
2. (ideal)
a. perfect
Esta casa es perfecta para nuestra familia.This house is perfect for our family.
3. (total)
a. absolute
Mi jefa es una perfecta idiota.My boss is an absolute idiot.
b. complete
El ganador del premio de poesía de este año es un perfecto desconocido.The winner of this year's poetry prize is a complete unknown.
c. perfect
Mi abuelo era un perfecto caballero.My grandfather was a perfect gentleman.
4. (grammar)
a. perfect
Los tiempos perfectos indican acciones terminadas.Perfect tenses indicate finished actions.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
5. (fantastic)
a. perfect
¿Nos vemos a las cuatro? - ¡Perfecto!See you at four? - Perfect!
b. great
Ya compré todos los regalos. - ¡Perfecto!I already bought all the presents. - Great!
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perfecto
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (impecable, inmejorable)
a. perfect
2. (total)
a. absolute, complete
es un perfecto idiotahe's an absolute o complete idiot
es un perfecto desconocidohe's a complete unknown
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
3. (general)
a.
¡perfecto!fine!, great!
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perfecto
adjective
1 (ideal) perfect
¡perfecto! fine!; me parece perfecto que lo hagan I think it quite right that they should do it
2 (completo) complete
un perfecto imbécil a complete idiot; era un perfecto desconocido he was a complete o total stranger
(Lingüística) perfect; perfect tense
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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