simpático


simpático
adj.
1 nice, genial, attractive, charming.
2 sympathetic.
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simpático
adjetivo
1 (amable) nice, likeable; (agradable) kind, friendly; (encantador) charming
Pepe me cae simpático I think Pepe's a nice guy
2 MEDICINA sympathetic
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FRASEOLOGÍA
hacerse el simpático / hacerse la simpática to ingratiate oneself (con, with), butter up ((con,-)
se pasa el día haciéndose el simpático con el jefe he spends all day buttering up his boss
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(f. - simpática)
adj.
nice, friendly
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ADJ
1) (=afectuoso) [persona] nice, pleasant, likeable; [ambiente] congenial, pleasant

¡qué policía más simpático! — what a nice policeman!

estuvo muy simpática con todos — she was very nice to everybody

los cubanos son muy simpáticos — Cubans are very nice o friendly people

no le hemos caído muy simpáticos — she didn't really take to us, she didn't really like us

siempre procura hacerse el simpático — he's always trying to ingratiate himself

me cae simpático — I think he's nice, I like him

me es simpático ese muchacho — I like that lad

2) (Anat, Med) sympathetic
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-ca adjetivo
a) <persona> nice

me cae or me resulta muy simpático — I really like him, I think he's really nice

es un hombre de lo más simpático — he's a very nice o pleasant man

estuvo de lo más simpático — he was extremely nice o pleasant

b) <gesto/detalle> nice, lovely
c) <ambiente> pleasant, congenial; <paseo> pleasant, delightful, nice
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= engaging, likeable [likable], endearing, affable, nice.
Ex. The interview went smoothly; the committee was impressed by her knowledge of the current library scene, her enthusiasm, and her engaging personality.
Ex. This is a likable, well-organized, and quite funny comedy that tells the story of a man who is left on a remote Scottish island on his stag night.
Ex. Frequently the youngest child takes on the role of the mascot; he acts cute, mischievous, and endearing.
Ex. After practice, however, the usually affable Jackson looked to be in a fog as he prepared to walk to his locker.
Ex. One time he showed me a photograph in an art book of a woman's bare breasts and said 'Nice tits, uh?'.
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-ca adjetivo
a) <persona> nice

me cae or me resulta muy simpático — I really like him, I think he's really nice

es un hombre de lo más simpático — he's a very nice o pleasant man

estuvo de lo más simpático — he was extremely nice o pleasant

b) <gesto/detalle> nice, lovely
c) <ambiente> pleasant, congenial; <paseo> pleasant, delightful, nice
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= engaging, likeable [likable], endearing, affable, nice.

Ex: The interview went smoothly; the committee was impressed by her knowledge of the current library scene, her enthusiasm, and her engaging personality.

Ex: This is a likable, well-organized, and quite funny comedy that tells the story of a man who is left on a remote Scottish island on his stag night.
Ex: Frequently the youngest child takes on the role of the mascot; he acts cute, mischievous, and endearing.
Ex: After practice, however, the usually affable Jackson looked to be in a fog as he prepared to walk to his locker.
Ex: One time he showed me a photograph in an art book of a woman's bare breasts and said 'Nice tits, uh?'.

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simpático -ca
adjective
1 ‹persona› nice
me cae or me resulta muy simpático I really like him, I think he's really nice
no es muy simpático que digamos he's hardly what I would call likable o pleasant
es un hombre de lo más simpático he's a very nice o pleasant o likable man
el día que vino estuvo de lo más simpático the day he came here he was extremely nice o pleasant o genial
2 ‹gesto/detalle› nice, lovely
3 ‹ambiente› pleasant, congenial; ‹paseo› pleasant, delightful, nice
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simpático
-ca adjetivo

a)personanice;

me cae or me resulta muy simpático I really like him
b)gesto/detallenice, lovely

c)ambientepleasant, congenial;

paseopleasant, nice
simpático,-a adjetivo
1 (agradable) pleasant, nice, likeable: tu amigo me cayó simpático, I really liked your friend
2 (divertido) amusing
'simpático' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
aparte
- simpática
- tipo
- estar
- majo
- querido
- resultar
English:
agreeable
- decent
- endearing
- friendly
- genial
- kind
- likable
- likeable
- nice
- what
- chatty
- convivial
- like
- pleasant
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simpático, -a adj
1. [persona] [agradable] nice, likeable;
[abierto, cordial] friendly;
me cae muy simpático I think he's very nice, I find him very likeable;
estuvo muy simpático conmigo he was very friendly to me;
hacerse el simpático to be all friendly, Br to come over all friendly
2. [ocasión] agreeable, pleasant
3. [anécdota, comedia] amusing, entertaining
4. Anat sympathetic
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simpático
adj nice, lik(e)able
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simpático, -ca adj
: nice, friendly, likeable
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simpático adj nice
es muy simpática she's really nice

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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