sucio

adj.
1 dirty, messy, filthy, nasty.
2 dirty.
3 dirty, evil-minded.
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sucio
adjetivo
1 (con manchas) dirty, filthy
2 (que se ensucia fácilmente) which dirties easily, which shows the dirt
3 figurado (deshonesto) shady, underhand
4 figurado (color) dirty
5 DEPORTE figurado foul, dirty, unfair
6 figurado (trabajo, lenguaje) dirty, filthy
adverbio sucio
1 figurado in an underhand way, dirty
jugar sucio to play dirty
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FRASEOLOGÍA
en sucio in rough
tener una lengua sucia to be foul-mouthed
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sucio
adverbio
1 figurado in an underhand way, dirty
jugar sucio to play dirty
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(f. - sucia)
adj.
dirty, filthy, messy
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1. ADJ
1) (=manchado) [cara, ropa, suelo] dirty

llevas los zapatos muy sucios — your shoes are very dirty

tienes las manos sucísimas — your hands are filthy

hazlo primero en sucio — make a rough draft first, do it in rough first

2) [color] dirty
3) (=fácil de manchar)

los pantalones blancos son muy sucios — white trousers show the dirt, white trousers get dirty very easily

4) (=obsceno) dirty, filthy

palabras sucias — dirty words, filthy words

5) (=deshonesto) [jugada] foul, dirty; [táctica] dirty; [negocio] shady
6) [conciencia] bad
7) [lengua] coated, furred
2.
ADV

jugar sucio — to play dirty

3.
SM And bit of dirt
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I
-cia adjetivo
1)
a) [ESTAR] <ropa/casa/vaso> dirty

tengo las manos sucias — my hands are dirty

¿de quién es este cuaderno tan sucio? — whose is this grubby exercise book?

hacer algo en sucio — to do a rough draft of something (AmE), do something in rough (BrE)

b) <lengua> furred, coated
2) [SER]
a) (que se ensucia fácilmente)

el blanco es muy sucio — white really shows the dirt terribly

b) <color> dirty (before n)
c) <trabajo> dirty; <dinero/negocio/juego> dirty
d) <lenguaje> filthy; <mente> dirty

tener la conciencia sucia — to have a guilty conscience

una jugada sucia — a dirty trick

II
masculino (Ven fam) dirty mark
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= brown, dingy [dingier -comp., dingiest -sup.], dirty [dirtier -comp., dirtiest -sup.], murky [murkier -comp., murkiest -sup.], grubby, dirty [dirtier -comp., dirtiest -sup.], messy [messier -comp., messiest -sup.], soiled, grungy, unclean, squalid, minging, mucky [muckier -comp., muckiest -sup.], tarnished, unwashed.
Ex. The horrid thing broke out with a screeching laugh, and pointed his brown finger at me.
Ex. Shortly after he began as director, he moved the library from a dingy Carnegie mausoleum to a downtown department store that had become vacant.
Ex. An authority file can also be used to clean up an inconsistent, dirty data base.
Ex. There are extraordinary uncertainties in the murky future of higher education and to change the character of our library at this stage would be too extreme a measure.
Ex. The copy was grubby from use, a paperback with a photographically realistic full-color painting on its cover of an early teenage boy slumped in what looked to me like a corner of a very dirty back alley, a can of Coke in his hand.
Ex. The copy was grubby from use, a paperback with a photographically realistic full-color painting on its cover of an early teenage boy slumped in what looked to me like a corner of a very dirty back alley, a can of Coke in his hand.
Ex. The author discusses current attempts to organize electronic information objects in a world that is messy, volatile and uncontrolled.
Ex. The painting is a still life depiction of a soiled tablecloth on a table.
Ex. It is primarily a story about a girl who, pregnant, flees her disapproving family to search for the father of her child in the grungy and sinister Midlands of England.
Ex. The causes were accumulated dust on the books and an influx of unprocessed and unclean materials into the room.
Ex. The author examines Whistler's visits to the more squalid sections of the city, his views along the Thames and his portrayals of street urchins.
Ex. Everyone is attractive to someone, there is no such thing as a minger, but there are many people who I think are minging.
Ex. Bulrush prefers full or partial sun, wet conditions, and soil that is mucky or sandy.
Ex. Coca-Cola appears to be taking pains to buff up its tarnished image -- a controversy continues to brew over pesticides found in its soda products.
Ex. It was Burke who first called the mob 'the great unwashed,' but the term 'unwashed' had been applied to them before.
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* blanquear dinero sucio = launder + dirty money.
* capa de espuma sucia = scum.
* cesta de la ropa sucia = linen basket, wash basket.
* cesto de la ropa sucia = linen basket, wash basket.
* conciencia sucia = guilty conscience.
* dinero sucio = dirty money.
* guerra sucia = dirty war.
* persona encargada de hacer los trabajos sucios = hatchetman.
* sacar a relucir los trapos sucios delante de otros = wash + dirty linen in front of others.
* sacar a relucir los trapos sucios en público = air + dirty linen in public.
* trabajo en sucio = rough work.
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I
-cia adjetivo
1)
a) [ESTAR] <ropa/casa/vaso> dirty

tengo las manos sucias — my hands are dirty

¿de quién es este cuaderno tan sucio? — whose is this grubby exercise book?

hacer algo en sucio — to do a rough draft of something (AmE), do something in rough (BrE)

b) <lengua> furred, coated
2) [SER]
a) (que se ensucia fácilmente)

el blanco es muy sucio — white really shows the dirt terribly

b) <color> dirty (before n)
c) <trabajo> dirty; <dinero/negocio/juego> dirty
d) <lenguaje> filthy; <mente> dirty

tener la conciencia sucia — to have a guilty conscience

una jugada sucia — a dirty trick

II
masculino (Ven fam) dirty mark
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= brown, dingy [dingier -comp., dingiest -sup.], dirty [dirtier -comp., dirtiest -sup.], murky [murkier -comp., murkiest -sup.], grubby, dirty [dirtier -comp., dirtiest -sup.], messy [messier -comp., messiest -sup.], soiled, grungy, unclean, squalid, minging, mucky [muckier -comp., muckiest -sup.], tarnished, unwashed.

Ex: The horrid thing broke out with a screeching laugh, and pointed his brown finger at me.

Ex: Shortly after he began as director, he moved the library from a dingy Carnegie mausoleum to a downtown department store that had become vacant.
Ex: An authority file can also be used to clean up an inconsistent, dirty data base.
Ex: There are extraordinary uncertainties in the murky future of higher education and to change the character of our library at this stage would be too extreme a measure.
Ex: The copy was grubby from use, a paperback with a photographically realistic full-color painting on its cover of an early teenage boy slumped in what looked to me like a corner of a very dirty back alley, a can of Coke in his hand.
Ex: The copy was grubby from use, a paperback with a photographically realistic full-color painting on its cover of an early teenage boy slumped in what looked to me like a corner of a very dirty back alley, a can of Coke in his hand.
Ex: The author discusses current attempts to organize electronic information objects in a world that is messy, volatile and uncontrolled.
Ex: The painting is a still life depiction of a soiled tablecloth on a table.
Ex: It is primarily a story about a girl who, pregnant, flees her disapproving family to search for the father of her child in the grungy and sinister Midlands of England.
Ex: The causes were accumulated dust on the books and an influx of unprocessed and unclean materials into the room.
Ex: The author examines Whistler's visits to the more squalid sections of the city, his views along the Thames and his portrayals of street urchins.
Ex: Everyone is attractive to someone, there is no such thing as a minger, but there are many people who I think are minging.
Ex: Bulrush prefers full or partial sun, wet conditions, and soil that is mucky or sandy.
Ex: Coca-Cola appears to be taking pains to buff up its tarnished image -- a controversy continues to brew over pesticides found in its soda products.
Ex: It was Burke who first called the mob 'the great unwashed,' but the term 'unwashed' had been applied to them before.
* blanquear dinero sucio = launder + dirty money.
* capa de espuma sucia = scum.
* cesta de la ropa sucia = linen basket, wash basket.
* cesto de la ropa sucia = linen basket, wash basket.
* conciencia sucia = guilty conscience.
* dinero sucio = dirty money.
* guerra sucia = dirty war.
* persona encargada de hacer los trabajos sucios = hatchetman.
* sacar a relucir los trapos sucios delante de otros = wash + dirty linen in front of others.
* sacar a relucir los trapos sucios en público = air + dirty linen in public.
* trabajo en sucio = rough work.

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sucio1 -cia
adjective
A
1 [ ESTAR] ‹ropa/casa/vaso› dirty
tengo las manos sucias my hands are dirty
¿de quién es este cuaderno tan sucio? whose is this grubby exercise book? (colloq)
la habitación está tan sucia que da asco the room is disgustingly dirty o is filthy
en sucio in rough
primero haz el ejercicio en sucio first do the exercise in rough
2 ‹lengua› furred, coated, furry (colloq)
B [ SER]
1
(que se ensucia fácilmente): las alfombras tan claras son muy sucias such light carpets get very dirty o show the dirt terribly
2 ‹verde/amarillo› dirty (before n)
3 ‹trabajo› dirty
es una tarea sucia y aburrida it's a dirty, tedious job
4 ‹dinero/negocio/juego› dirty
5 ‹palabras/lenguaje› dirty, filthy; ‹mente› dirty
tener la conciencia sucia to have a guilty conscience
sucio2
masculine
(Ven fam)
dirty mark
sucio3
adverb
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sucio
-cia adjetivo

1
a) [ESTAR] ‹ropa/casa/vasodirty;

hacer algo en sucio to do a rough draft of sth (AmE), do sth in rough (BrE)

b)lenguafurred, coated

2 [SER]
a)trabajodirty;

dinero/negocio/juegodirty
b)lenguajefilthy;

mentedirty;
una jugada sucia a dirty trick

sucio,-a
I adjetivo
1 dirty: tienes las manos sucias, your hands are dirty
2 (obsceno) filthy, dirty
3 (inmoral, deshonesto) juego sucio, foul play
una jugada sucia, a dirty trick
negocio sucio, shady business o deal
trabajo sucio, dirty work
(fraudulento) underhand
4 (que se ensucia con facilidad) el blanco es un color muy sucio para vestir, white clothes get dirty so easily
II adverbio unfairly
jugar sucio, to play unfairly
'sucio' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
asquerosa
- asqueroso
- cerdo
- cochina
- cochino
- jugar
- manchada
- manchado
- marrana
- marrano
- negra
- negro
- puerca
- puerco
- roñosa
- roñoso
- sucia
- tinglado
- zarrapastrosa
- zarrapastroso
- chancho
- juego
- negociado
- piojoso
- repugnar
- rozado
- tufo
English:
dingy
- dirty
- filthy
- foul play
- greasy
- grimy
- grubby
- grungy
- low
- mess
- messy
- murky
- play
- soiled
- foul
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sucio, -a
adj
1. [sin limpieza] dirty;
estar sucio to be dirty;
tiene muy sucia la cocina his kitchen is very dirty;
la ropa sucia the dirty clothes
2. [al comer, trabajar] messy;
ser sucio to be messy
3. [que se ensucia]
el blanco es un color muy sucio white is a colour that really shows the dirt
4. [color] dirty;
un pantalón de un color blanco sucio off-white Br trousers o US pants
5. [lenguaje] dirty, filthy
6. [conciencia] bad, guilty
7.
en sucio [escribir] in rough
adv
jugar sucio to play dirty
nm
Ven Fam stain, dirty mark
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sucio
adj tb fig
dirty;
en sucio in rough;
blanco sucio off-white
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sucio, -cia adj
: dirty, filthy
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sucio adj dirty [comp. dirtier; superl. dirtiest]
esta camisa está muy sucia this shirt is very dirty
en sucio in rough
primero siempre escribe los textos en sucio she always writes the texts in rough first

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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