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prudish
American English: /ˈprudɪʃ/
British English: /ˈpruːdɪʃ/

Translation of prudish in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • My guess is that quite a few parents who don't particularly care about sex in the papers on their own account suddenly develop prudish tendencies when their child reads about it.
    • But only the most prudish will have been shocked by the news that Huntington Working Men's Club has finally allowed women into its games room.
    • But the family had never been prudish about nudity, Danny, a nurse, explained.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    portero

    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.