See Also in Spanish. mal noun, adjective, adverb. wrong, evil, badly, poorly, ill.
What is Mal mean in English?
1 : bad : badly maltreat. 2 : abnormal : abnormally malformation. mal. noun. ˈmäl , ˈmal
Does Mal mean bad in Spanish?
The dictionary says mal = badly (adverb) and malo = bad (adjective). Yet es and está both mean “it/he/she is, but it doesn’t sound right to use the adverb form – “it/he/she is badly.”
How do you use mal in Spanish?
You use the word mal to describe an action that is being executed in an unsatisfactory way. Here are a few examples: Mirna coció mal el arroz. Mirna cooked the rice wrong. Luis contestó mal el examen.
Does Mal mean sick in Spanish?
“Malo” is the adjective (describing word) which normally means “bad” but can also mean “ill”, “poor”, “wrong”. It also has a feminine form, “mala” as well as plural forms, “malos” and “malas”.
Is Mal French?
The French words mauvais and mal can be tricky for French students because they both belong to three different parts of speech (adjectives, adverbs, nouns) and have similar meanings. If you have a poor understanding of the difference, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to read this lesson.
Is Mal a name?
In Hebrew Baby Names the meaning of the name Mal is: Messenger of God.
What’s a Gordo?
fat; jackpot; fat person.
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What is the opposite of Malo in Spanish?
The opposite of malo (‘bad’) is bueno (‘good’), which is pronounced /BWEH-noh/.
Is Mal an adverb?
Mal is usually an adverb meaning poorly, badly, improperly, etc. It can also be used in front of a past participle in order to give that verb a negative meaning. Mauvais, in the rare instances where it is used as an adverb (see adverbial adjectives), means bad. J’ai mal dormi.
Can mal be plural?
The plural form of mal is mals.
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