Translation of "squalid" - English-Spanish dictionary

squalid

adjective uk /ˈskwɒl.ɪd/ us /ˈskwɑː.lɪd/

disapproving (of places) extremely dirty and unpleasant, often because of lack of money

miserable
Many prisons, even today, are overcrowded and squalid places.
squalor noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈskwɒl.ər/ us /ˈskwɑː.lɚ/

miseria
It was a dirty, damp, smelly flat – the usual student squalor.

(Translation of “squalid” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

squalid

adjective /ˈskwolid/

very dirty or filthy

sucio
The houses are squalid and overcrowded.
squalor /-lə/ noun

suciedad
They lived in squalor.

(Translation of “squalid” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)