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English translation of 'pecado'

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masculine noun
1.  (Religion) sin
por mis pecados for my sins
un pecado de juventud a youthful indiscretiona sin of youth
estar en pecado to be in a state of sin
▪ idiom: en el pecado llevas la penitencia you’ve made your bed now lie in it
2.  (cosa lamentable) crimesin
sería un pecado no aprovecharlo it would be a crime or sin not to make use of it
¡es un pecado darle el filete al gato! it’s a crime to give steak to the cat!

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Example Sentences Including 'pecado'

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El pecado de retirar préstamos a atractivos tipos bajos de interés produce automáticamente desequilibrios entre el rendimiento monetario y el de la economía real.
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He ahí un pecado del pasado; la empresa culpable ha desaparecido y es necesario limpiar ese desaguisado.
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La agricultura biológica puede representar una alternativa real a la agricultura intensiva e industrial, que ha pecado de exceso.
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Me parece que el mayor pecado que hemos cometido en nuestro país ha sido compensar a la población con recortes de impuestos y subidas salariales.
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Yo mismo he pecado al respecto a veces.
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Trends of 'pecado'

Very Common. pecado is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'pecado' in Other Languages

British English: sin /sɪn/ NOUN
Sin or a sin is an action or type of behaviour which is believed to break the laws of God.
They believe that lying is a sin.
  • American English: sin
  • Arabic: خَطِيئَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pecado
  • Chinese: 罪孽
  • Croatian: grijeh
  • Czech: hřích
  • Danish: synd
  • Dutch: zonde
  • European Spanish: pecado
  • Finnish: synti
  • French: péché
  • German: Sünde
  • Greek: αμαρτία
  • Italian: peccato
  • Japanese: 宗教・道徳
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: synd
  • Polish: grzech
  • European Portuguese: pecado
  • Romanian: păcat
  • Russian: грех
  • Spanish: pecado
  • Swedish: synd
  • Thai: บาป
  • Turkish: günah
  • Ukrainian: гріх
  • Vietnamese: tội lỗi


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