quedo
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quedo(
keh
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doh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(silent)
a. quiet (voice or steps)
"No temas", dijo con voz queda."Don't be afraid," he said in a quiet voice.
b. soft (voice or steps)
Se escuchaban unos pasos quedos acercándose por el pasillo.Soft steps could be heard approaching along the corridor.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(silently)
a. quietly
Hablaban quedo, pero aún así yo podía escuchar lo que decían.They spoke quietly, but even so I could hear what they were saying.
b. softly
Se había dormido y respiraba muy quedo.She had fallen asleep and was breathing very softly.
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quedo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. quiet, soft
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (general)
a. quietly, softly
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quedo
adjective
1 (inmóvil) still
2 (tranquilo) [+voz] quiet; gentle; [+paso] soft
adverb
softly; gently
¡quedo! (con cuidado) careful now!; (suave) gently now!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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