- 1.1 [colloquial, pejorative/familiar, peyorativo] (stupid person) estúpido, (m,f), imbécil (mf), cretino, (m,f) [colloquial, pejorative/familiar, peyorativo]More example sentences1.2 [Medicine/Medicina] [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] cretino, (masculine, feminine) [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo]
More example sentences
- Personally, I think it just shouts louder than any protest sign ever could that they are selfish, ignorant cretins.
- I bet that those on the receiving end of such behaviour don't mind whether the villains are dubbed cretins or morons.
- It's the work of a moral cretin and a political idiot.
- This congenital hypothyroidism, unlike the neurological cretin, is amenable to treatment with thyroid hormones.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.