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Spanish translation of “mess”


noun /mes/
a state of disorder or confusion; an untidy, dirty or unpleasant sight or muddle This room is in a terrible mess! She looked a mess The spilt food made a mess on the carpet. messy adjective (comparative messier, superlative messiest) dirty a messy job. messily adverb
con poco esmero, descuidadamente
messiness noun mess-up noun (informal) a muddle or state of confusion There has been a mess-up in the timetable. make a mess of to make dirty, untidy or confused The heavy storm has made a real mess of the garden. to do badly He made a mess of his essay. to spoil or ruin (eg one’s life) He made a mess of his life by drinking too much. mess about/around phrasal verb to behave in a foolish or annoying way The children were shouting and messing about. to work with no particular plan in a situation that involves mess I love messing about in the kitchen. (with with) to meddle or interfere with Who’s been messing about with my papers? to upset or put into a state of disorder or confusion The wind messed her hair about. mess up phrasal verb to spoil; to make a mess of Don’t mess the room up!
(Definition of mess from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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