polvoriento
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polvoriento(
pohl
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boh
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ryehn
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toh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (full of dust)
a. dusty (surface)
La casa estaba polvorienta porque hacía meses que no se limpiaba.The house was dusty because it had been months since it was last cleaned.
b. powdery (substance)
La policía se incautó de la sustancia polvorienta que había en el sobre.The police took possession of the powdery substance in the envelope.
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polvoriento
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (superficie)
a. dusty
2. (sustancia)
a. powdery
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polvoriento
adjective
1 [+superficie] dusty
2 [+sustancia] powdery
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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