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Translation of puritanismo in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • No pretendo hacerme dueño de un puritanismo a ultranza.
  • En un post anterior reflexionaba sobre el nuevo puritanismo y cómo siempre terminan habiendo ciertas maneras de comportarse que se vuelven obligatorias.
  • "Para los que la vida sexual es una ""inmundicia"" hacen del falso puritanismo su bandera de lucha."

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