adj (-er, -est)
- 1.1 (unpleasant) poco amable; (cruel) cruel, malo an unkind thought un mal pensamiento that was very unkind of you eso fue muy poco amable de tu parte unkind remarks comentarios (mpl) hirientes I never heard her say an unkind word nunca la oí hacer un comentario desagradable that was a very unkind thing to say to her fue una crueldad decirle eso, fue muy poco caritativo decirle eso it would be unkind to let him suffer sería cruel dejarlo sufrir to be unkind
tosb tratar mal a algn detergent is very unkind to your hands los detergentes estropean mucho las manosMore example sentences1.2 [climate/weather] inclemente
- Television is brutal and unkind to yesterday's rock stars.
- You call me in to see, and I explain that it would be unkind to leave it there: it might crawl to the floor; we must take care that no one squashes it.
- Farmers are always getting the blame for being unkind to the Environment, where in the majority of cases, the farmers are blameless.
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...
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.