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Spanish Word of the Day: Larguirucho

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Léxico relacionado con la descripción física

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/19/2002
Word: Larguirucho
(lar-gui-RU-cho) Adjetivo.
English: lanky
Etymology: Del latín largus con desinencia despectiva.
Meaning: Se aplica a las personas desproporcionadamente largas respecto de su ancho o grueso.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la descripción física

"El larguirucho de la nuez lucía una oreja hinchada... ”

Juan Marsé, Ronda del Guinardó, p.41, Ed. Seix Barral