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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
vil adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (despreciable, bajo)vile, despicable adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Robar a los huérfanos fue un acto vil por su parte.
 Stealing from the orphans was a vile act on his part.
vil adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (malvado, infame)vile, despicable adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Es un hombre vil, no le importa hacer daño a los demás para prosperar.
 He is a vile (or: despicable) man who doesn't care about hurting others to get ahead.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
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garrote vil nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (condena a muerte)garotte nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  strangulation nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Sentenciaron al prisionero a morir por garrote vil.
 The prisoner was sentenced to death by garotte.
el vil metal grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). figurado, desaprobación (dinero)money, cash nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)almighty dollar exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (UK, dated)lucre, filthy lucre nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 No me gusta el vil metal, pero me hace falta.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. He doesn't love his job; he just does it for the money.
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