- 1 [atmósfera] stuffy abramos las ventanas, el aire está viciado let's open the windows, it's very stuffy in here la atmósfera viciada de los vagones de fumadores the stuffy o/or thick atmosphere in the smoking cars
- 2 2.1 [estilo/dicción] marred en un lenguaje viciado de or por extranjerismos in language marred o/or tainted by the use of foreign terms un pintor de estilo viciado a painter whose style is marred by certain mannerisms 2.2 (España/Spain) [persona] hooked [familiar/colloquial]
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...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.