tocado

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tocado(
toh
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kah
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doh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (ornament for hair)
a. fascinator
Aquí encontrrás el tocado perfecto para complementar tu vestido de novia.Here, you'll find the perfect fascinator to go with your wedding dress.
b. headdress
La novia llevaba un tocado con plumas y el velo.The bride wore a feathered headdress and her veil.
c. hair accessory
Busco un tocado elegante para ir a una fiesta.I'm looking for a smart hair accessory to wear to a party.
2. (head covering)
a. headgear
El fez es el tocado típico de los hombres en algunas zonas del norte de África.The fez is the typical headgear worn by men in some parts of North Africa.
3.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(way of arranging one's hair)
a. hairstyle
Su cabello se veía luminoso e impresionó a todo el mundo con aquel nuevo tocado.Her hair looked shiny and everyone was impressed with that new hairstyle.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
4. (damaged)
a. bruised (fruit)
La manzana está un poco tocada pero todavía te la puedes comer.The apple is a bit bruised but you can still eat it.
b. bad (fruit)
Con este calor ya toda la fruta está algo tocada.All the fruit is going bad thanks to this hot weather.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(mentally disturbed)
a. not all there
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Desde que se golpeó la cabeza quedó medio tocado.He hasn't been all there since he hit his head.
b. touched
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
No creas lo que dijo porque está un poco tocada.Don't believe what she said because she's a little touched.
6. (sports)
a. injured
El entrenador no lo ha puesto a jugar porque todavía está tocado.The coach didn't play him because he's still injured.
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tocado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (colloquial)
a.
tocado (del ala)soft in the head
2. (fruta)
a. bad, rotten
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
3. (prenda)
a. headgear
4. (peinado)
a. hairdo
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tocado
adjective
1 [+fruta] bad; rotten; [+carne etc] tainted; bad
estar tocado (Dep) to be injured
estar tocado de la cabeza to be weak in the head
2
una creencia tocada de heterodoxia a somewhat unorthodox belief
tocado
adjective
tocado con un sombrero wearing a hat
1 (prenda) headdress
2 (peinado) coiffure; hairdo
3 (arreglo) toilet; washroom; (EEUU)
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