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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.