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Spanish Word of the Day: Ñoño

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Ñoño

Léxico relacionado con la falta de inteligencia II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/8/2002
Word: Ñoño
(ÑO-ño). Adjetivo masculino.
English: characterless
Etymology: De origen expresivo.
Meaning: 1. Dícese de la persona sumamente apocada y de corto ingenio.
2. Dicho de las cosas, soso, de poca sustancia.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la falta de inteligencia II
Example:

“...en leer y comprender a Kant se gasta mucho menos fósforo que en descifrar tonterías sutiles y en desenredar marañas de conceptos ñoños.” Antonio Machado, Juan de Mairena vol.I p.35 Ed. Losada.

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