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English translation of 'basto'

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basto

adjective
1.  [superficie, piel] coarse
2.  [persona, comportamiento] rudevulgar
masculine noun
1.  (Cards) ace of clubs
bastos
clubs (one of the suits in the Spanish card deck)
▪ idiom: pintan bastos things are getting toughthe going’s getting tough
See note  BARAJA ESPAÑOLA
2.  (albarda) packsaddle
3. 
(Latin America) bastos
soft leather pad (used under the saddle)

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Example Sentences Including 'basto'

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En el cuarto puso empeño, pero el toro, basto , andaba por allí sin fijeza y con la carita arriba.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Estamos produciendo al máximo y no damos a basto con la demanda.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
p NOVELA Largo camino hasta la Z Un texto de lenguaje plano y humor basto que no consigue entretener
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Used Occasionally. basto is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'basto' in Other Languages

British English: coarse /kɔːs/ ADJECTIVE
rough Coarse things have a rough texture.
...a beach of coarse sand.
  • American English: coarse
  • Arabic: فَظّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: grosseiro
  • Chinese: 粗糙的
  • Croatian: grub
  • Czech: hrubý povrch
  • Danish: grov
  • Dutch: grof ruw
  • European Spanish: basto
  • Finnish: karkea kangas ym.
  • French: grossier épais
  • German: grob
  • Greek: τραχύς
  • Italian: grezzo
  • Japanese: きめの粗い
  • Korean: 거친
  • Norwegian: grov
  • Polish: szorstki
  • European Portuguese: grosseiro
  • Romanian: aspru
  • Russian: грубый
  • Latin American Spanish: tosco
  • Swedish: grov storkornig
  • Thai: อย่างหยาบ
  • Turkish: kaba kumaş, sakal vb
  • Ukrainian: грубий
  • Vietnamese: thô

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Translation of basto from the Collins Spanish to English
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