There are 2 translations of limpio in English:

limpio1

(-pia)

adj

  • 2[ser] [persona] clean es limpio y ordenado he's very clean and tidy
  • 3 3.1[ser] [dinero/elecciones] clean está metido en un asunto poco limpio he's involved in some rather underhand o [colloquial/familiar] shady business sus intenciones hacia ella eran limpias his intentions toward(s) her were honorable 3.2 (libre)limpio de algo agua limpia de impurezas purified water un alma limpia de toda mácula [literary/literario] an unblemished soul dicción limpia de vicios faultless diction
  • 5 (neto) saca unos $700 limpios por mes she makes a clear $700 a month, she makes $700 a month net o after deductions, she clears $700 a month sacar en limpio, lo único que saqué en limpio es que no venía the only thing that was clear to me o that I got clear was that he wasn't coming no pude sacar nada en limpio de todo lo que dijo I couldn't make sense of anything he said
  • 6 [familiar/colloquial] (uso enfático) la discusión terminó a puñetazo limpio the argument degenerated into a fistfight conseguí entrar a empujón limpio I managed to push my way in se rió a carcajada limpia she roared with laughter

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There are 2 translations of limpio in English:

limpio2

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Word of the day lámpara
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.