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delgado  

a       adj  
1    [persona]   (=esbelto)   slim  
(=flaco)  
thin  
una jovencita muy delgada      a very slim young girl  
tienes los brazos demasiado delgados      your arms are too thin  
se ha quedado muy delgado con la enfermedad      he's got very thin from being ill  
MODISMOS delgado como un fideo      as thin as a rake  
2    [tabla, placa, muro, hebra]   thin  
[hilo]  
fine
3      (Méx)   (=aguado)   weak, thin
4    anticuado  
[tierra]  
poor
5    anticuado   (=delicado)   delicate
6    anticuado   (=agudo)   sharp, clever
b       adv  
    hilar       2  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be dying
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
exp.
be on one's last legs
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
nm.
small intestine
exp.
as thin as a rake
(MODISMOS)
exp.
he's got very thin from being ill
exp.
you've lost weight
exp.
you look slimmer
exp.
it makes you look slimmer
exp.
to split hairs
(MODISMOS)
exp.
your arms are too thin
exp.
it's distressing to see children as thin as that
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'delgado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
delgado
exp.
Es delgado
exp.
muy delgado
exp.
un delgado tomo de poesía
adj.
1) delgado, 2) fino
n.
el cliente delgado
[INFO]
exp.
de talle delgado
n.
el corte delgado
n.
el cable delgado
[INFO]
n.
el intestino delgado
"delgado": examples and translations in context
Sólo que Pedrito está tan delgado. Only, Pedrito looks so thin.
Tan delgado que apenas podía pararse. So thin he could barely stand.
No es delgado como una serpiente. Ain't skinny enough for a snake.
Pálido, delgado, siempre dibujando. Pale, skinny kid, always drawing pictures.
Está más delgado, mucho más delgado. He's thinner, much thinner.
De estar más delgado, desaparecerías. If you were any thinner you wouldn't exist.
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