There are 2 main translations of desesperado in Spanish

: desesperado1desesperado2

desesperado1

desperate, adj.

adjective

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    desperate
    una maniobra desesperada a desperate move
    • en un intento desesperado por salvarse in a desperate attempt to save himself
    • está desesperado porque no sabe cómo lo va a pagar he's desperate / frantic because he doesn't know how he's going to pay
    • está desesperado por verte he's dying to see you
    • desesperado, llegó a pensar en el suicidio he was / felt so desperate that he even contemplated suicide
    • miraba desesperado cómo las llamas consumían el edificio he looked on in desperation as the flames consumed the building
    • estaba desesperado de dolor he was in excruciating pain
    • a la desesperada in desperation

There are 2 main translations of desesperado in Spanish

: desesperado1desesperado2

desesperado2

masculine and feminine noun

  • 1

    come como un desesperado he eats as if he were half-starved informal
    • corrió como un desesperado he ran as if his life depended on it