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nasty

adjective /ˈnaːsti/ ( comparative nastier, superlative nastiest)
unpleasant to the senses
asqueroso, desagradable, repugnante
a nasty smell.
unfriendly or unpleasant in manner
desagradable
The man was very nasty to me.
wicked; evil
malo
He has a nasty temper.
(of weather) very poor, cold, rainy etc
malo
I’ve had enough of this nasty weather.
(of a wound, cut etc) serious
feo, grave
That dog gave her a nasty bite.
awkward or very difficult
peligroso, difícil
a nasty situation.
nastily adverb
desagradablemente
She laughed at him nastily.
nastiness noun
maldad, rencor
There’s no need for such nastiness.
(Definition of nasty from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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