andrajoso


andrajoso
adj.
tattered, in rags and tatters, down-at-heel, in rags.
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andrajoso
adjetivo
1 ragged, in tatters
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(f. - andrajosa)
adj.
ragged
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ADJ ragged, in tatters
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-sa adjetivo ragged
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= ragged, tattered, shabby [shabbier -comp., shabbiest -sup.], shabby [shabbier -comp., shabbiest -sup.], scruff, in tatters.
Ex. Mr Imray had libraries in his metropolitan ragged schools where mendicant readers took pleasure in reading.
Ex. He inherited a deplorable 'library' with a randomly-chosen collection of tattered, torn, defaced books.
Ex. Behind the shabby desk was a rather shabby man, with a tired and indecisive face.
Ex. Behind the shabby desk was a rather shabby man, with a tired and indecisive face.
Ex. Part of the reason he is such a scruff is he took on sponsorship to raise money for charity by agreeing to not have his beard or hair cut for the better part of a year.
Ex. Saddam Hussein, the tyrant of Iraq, was pitiful when he was discovered in his hiding spot dirty, hungry and in tatters.
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-sa adjetivo ragged
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= ragged, tattered, shabby [shabbier -comp., shabbiest -sup.], shabby [shabbier -comp., shabbiest -sup.], scruff, in tatters.

Ex: Mr Imray had libraries in his metropolitan ragged schools where mendicant readers took pleasure in reading.

Ex: He inherited a deplorable 'library' with a randomly-chosen collection of tattered, torn, defaced books.
Ex: Behind the shabby desk was a rather shabby man, with a tired and indecisive face.
Ex: Behind the shabby desk was a rather shabby man, with a tired and indecisive face.
Ex: Part of the reason he is such a scruff is he took on sponsorship to raise money for charity by agreeing to not have his beard or hair cut for the better part of a year.
Ex: Saddam Hussein, the tyrant of Iraq, was pitiful when he was discovered in his hiding spot dirty, hungry and in tatters.

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andrajoso -sa
adjective
‹mendigo› ragged; ‹ropa› ragged, in tatters
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andrajoso
-sa adjetivo

ragged
andrajoso,-a adjetivo ragged, tattered

'andrajoso' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
andrajosa
- zarrapastrosa
- zarrapastroso
English:
ragged
- rag
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andrajoso, -a
adj
[ropa, persona] ragged
nm,f
person dressed in rags
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andrajoso
adj ragged
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andrajoso, -sa adj
: ragged, tattered

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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