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constipado

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin constipatus (crowded or pressed closely together).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

constipado

  1. past participle of constipar

NounEdit

constipado m (plural constipados)

  1. (medicine) a cold

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

constipado m (feminine constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. (medicine) that has a cold, congested

Usage notesEdit

  • Constipado is a false friend, and does not mean the same as the English word constipado. Galician equivalents are shown above, in the "Translations" section of the English entry constipado.

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

constipado

  1. A form of of constipar

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin constipatus (crowded or pressed closely together).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

constipado

  1. Past participle of constipar.

NounEdit

constipado m (plural constipados)

  1. (medicine) cold

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

constipado m (feminine constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. (medicine) that has a cold, congested
    • 10 Nov 2012, Ferran Adrià, Ferran Adrià: Las dietas no funcionan, solo funciona la constancia, Diario La Vanguardia.
      "La alimentación es importante para cualquier enfermo porque un buen plato, un caldo elaborado y gustoso, cuando estamos constipados nos devuelve la vida."
      "Diet is important for any sick person because a good meal, an elaborated tasty stool, brings us back to life when we have a cough."

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

constipado

  1. Past participle of constipar.

See alsoEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Constipado is a false friend, and does not mean the same as the English word constipado. Spanish equivalents are shown above, in the "Translations" section of the English entry constipado.