mendigo translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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mendigo

, a  
a       sm/f   beggar
b       adj     (Méx)  
*   (=cobarde)   yellow *  , yellow-bellied *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

medio, mendigar, mendrugo, menudo

un mendigo le pidió la voluntad exp.
a beggar asked him if he could spare some money

Entry related to:voluntad

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
he took pity on the beggar
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'mendigo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
el mendigo
"mendigo": examples and translations in context
Lo recogí cuando era un mendigo. I picked him up when he was a beggar.
Cristo fue un mendigo, y sus santos apóstoles eran mendigos. Christ was a beggar, And his holy apostles were beggars.
Me daba vergüenza aquel mendigo viejo y miserable. I was ashamed of that miserable, old tramp.
Se no fuera por mi, vivirías como un mendigo. If it wasn't for me, you'd live like a tramp.
Anoche, un mendigo fue asesinado. Last night, a homeless man was shot and killed.
Otro mendigo ha sido asesinado hoy, el séptimo en las últimas dos semanas. Another homeless man was murdered today - the seventh in the last two weeks.
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