fatuo

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Inflexiones de 'fatuo' (adj): f: fatua, mpl: fatuos, fpl: fatuas

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Principal Translations
fatuo adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (presuntuoso)conceited adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Adoptó ese aire fatuo de grandeza.
fatuo adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (necio, falto de razón)fatuous adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (colloq)stupid adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  foolish adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  inane adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Prefiero ser honesto que banal y fatuo.
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Compound Forms:
fuego fatuo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (putrefacción: llamas)  (folklore)will-o'-the-wisp nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  ignis fatuus nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (rural, UK)jack o' lantern
   (rural, US)spook lights nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Por las noches se pueden ver fuegos fatuos en el viejo cementerio.
 At night you can see wil-o'-the-wisps in the old cemetery.
fuego fatuo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (evento fugaz)fleeting fancy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  whim nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  caprice nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (romantic)fling nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Ese noviazgo resultó ser un fuego fatuo.
 That courtship turned out to be a fleeting fancy.
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