Adjectives to describe people

Posted on 05. Dec, 2012 by in Spanish Vocabulary

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Here are some useful words and expressions that we can use to describe people.

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Positive Traits – Rasgos Positivos

afable – affable
comprensivo – understanding
solidario – supportive
cálido – warm
atento – attentive, thoughtful
sincero – sincere
honesto – honest
creativo – creative
dedicado – dedicated
paciente – patient
disciplinado – disciplined
encantador – charming, lovely
elegante – elegant
sensible – sensitive
leal – loyal
fiel – faithful

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Negative Traits – Rasgos Negativos

arrogante – arrogant
aburrido – boring
egoísta – selfish
exigente – demanding
ambicioso – ambitious
celoso – jealous
mimado / caprichoso – spoiled
grosero – rude
maleducado – impolite
insoportable – unbearable
detestable – obnoxious
un pesado – a pain
inquieto / irrequieto – restless
descuidado – careless

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