constipado

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cōnstīpātus (crowded or pressed closely together).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

constipado m (feminine singular constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. (pathology) blocked up (nasally congested)
    Synonyms: acatarrado, resfriado

Usage notes[edit]

Noun[edit]

constipado m (plural constipados)

  1. (medicine) a cold
    Synonyms: catarro, resfriado

Verb[edit]

constipado m (feminine singular constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. Masculine singular past participle of constipar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cōnstīpātus (crowded or pressed closely together).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konstiˈpado/, [kõnst̪iˈpaðo]

Adjective[edit]

constipado (feminine singular constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. (medicine) blocked up (nasally congested)
    • 10 Nov 2012, Ferran Adrià, Ferran Adrià: Las dietas no funcionan, solo funciona la constancia, Diario La Vanguardia.
      "La alimentación es importante para cualquier enfermo porque un buen plato, un caldo elaborado y gustoso, cuando estamos constipados nos devuelve la vida."
      "Diet is important for any sick person because a good meal, a prepared and tasty stew, brings us back to life when we have a cough."
    Synonyms: acatarrado, resfriado

Usage notes[edit]

Noun[edit]

constipado m (plural constipados)

  1. (medicine) cold
    Synonyms: catarro, resfriado

Verb[edit]

constipado m (feminine singular constipada, masculine plural constipados, feminine plural constipadas)

  1. Masculine singular past participle of constipar.

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