PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From demasia (excess) +‎ -ado.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /dɨ.mɐ.zi.ˈa.ðu/, /dɨ.mɐ.ˈzja.ðu/
  • Hyphenation: de‧ma‧si‧a‧do

AdjectiveEdit

demasiado m (feminine singular demasiada, masculine plural demasiados, feminine plural demasiadas, comparable)

  1. superfluous
  2. excessive

AdverbEdit

demasiado

  1. excessively, too, too much

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From demasía (excess) +‎ -ado.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /demaˈsjado/, [d̪emaˈsjaðo]
  • Hyphenation: de‧ma‧sia‧do

AdjectiveEdit

demasiado (feminine singular demasiada, masculine plural demasiados, feminine plural demasiadas)

  1. too much, too many, excessive
    Ellos beben demasiado licor.They drink too much liquor.
    Amiga, ha pasado demasiado tiempo.Friend, it's been too long.
    (literally "Too much time has passed.")

AdverbEdit

demasiado

  1. too much, excessively, far too much, overmuch (modifying a verb)
    Él se queja demasiado.He complains too much.
  2. too, far too, way too, much too, overly, all too excessively (modifying an adjective or other adverb)
    Hablas demasiado rápido.You're speaking too fast.
    demasiado poco, demasiado tardetoo little, too late
  3. (informal) a lot, an awful lot, a whole lot, a great deal
    Aunque dices que no te importa, está claro que hablas de ellos demasiado.
    Even though you say you don't care, you sure talk about them an awful lot.

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