There are 2 translations of adult in Spanish:

adult1

Pronunciation: /əˈdʌlt; ˈædʌlt/

n

  • adulto, -ta (m,f) adults only solo para adultos
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    • The years passed as the children grew into adults, left home and came home again when on holidays.
    • It's about two youths and the evolution of their relationship as they grow into adults.
    • How can something so small require the undivided attention of two grown adults and still not be satisfied?

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of adult in Spanish:

adult2

adj

  • 1.1 (physically mature) adulto I've lived here all my adult life toda mi vida de adulto la he pasado aquí
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    • It is assumed, in these contexts, that normal, fully developed adult human beings are responsible beings.
    • Most animals are developmentally programmed to grow to a characteristic adult size.
    • In the 10 years since then, children's fare has grown more sophisticated and adult expectations have diminished, creating a space in the middle where they can all meet.
    1.2 (mature) [behavior/approach] maduro, adulto
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    • ‘He is determined to turn his life around and deal with matters in a more responsible, mature and adult way,’ Mr Jones said.
    • And he should be adult enough and mature enough and experienced enough to understand it.
    • Mature, adult comprehension can lead us all to see that there are some very intelligent and worthy of praise men out there.
    1.3 (suitable for adults) the book may be too adult for a 12-year old el libro puede no ser apropiado para un niño de 12 años 1.4 (sexually explicit) [euphemism/eufemismo] para mayores or adultos [eufemismo/euphemism]
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    • It turned out the lawyers were referring to dozens of adult magazines seized from his home.
    • We also assessed the availability of products that could be used as educational or therapeutic products, such as adult magazines, books, and videos.
    • Dietz and Sears examined books, magazines, and films in adult bookstores in four cities.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.