In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(en el aseo personal)slovenlyun hombre joven con un aspecto muy dejado — a young man of unkempt / slovenly appearance
- ¡qué dejados son! mira cómo tienen la casa — they're so untidy! just look at the mess the house is in!
- desde que murió su mujer está muy dejado — since his wife died he's let himself go
2(en una tarea, un trabajo)se atrasó en los pagos por dejada — she got behind with the payments through laziness
- era tan dejado que acabaron por despedirlo — he had such a couldn't-care-less attitude / he was so slack in his work that they ended up firing him
masculine and feminine nounFeminine dejada
1(en el aseo personal)es una dejada, la casa está que da asco — she's so slovenly, the house is in a disgusting state
- eres un dejado, ¿cuánto hace que no te cambias de ropa? — you're such a slob, how long is it since you changed your clothes?
2(en una tarea, un trabajo)seguro que no lo hizo adrede, sabes que es una dejada … — I'm sure she didn't do it on purpose, you know how careless she is …
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