We use cookies to improve the user experience of our website. Cookie Get More Information

Home » Language Resources » Spanish word of the day » Palabra

Spanish Word of the Day: Apetito

Spanish words

You can browse either by topic or by the initial letter of the words. Remember that this is not a dictionary. Here you will find only the words that have been selected in the past by our teachers as 'Palabra del Día'.

Browse by Topics / Words


El deseo

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/20/2012
Word: Apetito
(a-pe-TI-to) Sustantivo masculino
English: appetite, desire
Etymology: Del latín appetitus
Meaning: 1.Impulso instintivo que lleva a satisfacer deseos o necesidades.2. Gana de comer.3. Deseo sexual.
Topic:El deseo

"...pretensión de satisfacer un apetito que sólo despertaba con los días de cielo despejado." Juan Benet, Un viaje de invierno.