tosco
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tosco(
tohs
-
koh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (primitive)
a. crude
El armario se ve tosco porque todavía ni lo pulí ni lo barnicé.The closet looks crude because I haven't polished and varnished it yet.
b. coarse
Esta tela tiene una textura tosca y gruesa.This fabric has a coarse, thick texture.
c. rough
Me corté los pies con algunas piedras duras y toscas de la playa.I cut my feet on some hard, rough stones at the beach.
2. (uncouth)
a. rough
El rey de los bárbaros tenía modales toscos y hablaba a los gritos.The barbarian king had rough manners and spoke in a loud voice.
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tosco
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (primitivo)
a. crude
2. (persona, modales)
a. rough
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
tosco
adjective
coarse; rough; crude
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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