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Spanish Word of the Day: Tuerta

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Tuerta

Léxico relacionado con la descripción física IV

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/10/2002
Word: Tuerta
(TUER-ta) Adjetivo, se usa también como sustantivo.
English: one-eyed person
Etymology: Del latín tortus
Meaning: Falto de un ojo o de la vista en un ojo.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la descripción física IV
Example:

“...estamos ya tan de su parte, que, aunque su retrato nos muestre que es tuerta...”

Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quijote de la Mancha p.33 Ed. Espasa Calpe.

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