English for Pharmacists > Intermediate Level > Vocabulary > Adjectives

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Activo

Active
X

Exerting influence or producing a change or effect.
X

Adecuado

Adequate
X

Enough or satisfactory for a particular purpose.
X

Ancho

Wide
X

Having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other; broad.
X

Anormal

Abnormal
X

Not normal; differing in any way from the usual state, structure, condition, or rule.
X

Asequible

Affordable
X

Reasonably priced; not expensive.
X

Blando

Soft
X

Not hard or firm.
X

Cansado

Tired
X

In need of rest or sleep.
X

Común

Common
X

Having no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual.
X

Dañado

Damaged
X

Harmed or spoiled.
X

Débil

Weak
X

Not strong, or not strong enough to work, last, succeed, persuade, or be effective.
X

Disponible

Available
X

Obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service.
X

Duro

Hard
X

Not easy to bend, cut, or break. Opposite: soft.
X

Efectivo

Effective
X

Producing or capable of producing an intended result.
X

Embarazada

Pregnant
X

Denoting a gestating female; gravid.
X

Estrecho

Narrow
X

Having a small distance from one side to the other, especially in comparison with the length.
X

Fuerte

Strong
X

Powerful; having or using great force or control.
X

Hambriento

Hungry
X

Wanting or needing food.
X

Herido

Injured
X

Hurt or physically harmed.
X

Hinchado

Swollen
X

Protuberant or abnormally distended (as by injury or disease).
X

Lento

Slow
X

Moving, happening, or doing something without much speed; Opposite: fast, or quick.
X

Ligero

Slight
X

Small in amount or degree.
X

Lleno

Full
X

Holding or containing as much as possible or a lot.
X

Muerto

Dead
X

Without life.
X

Rápido

Fast
X

Moving or happening quickly.
X

Raro

Rare
X

Not common; very unusual.
X

Sediento

Thirsty
X

Needing to drink.
X

Tibio

Warm
X

Having or producing a comfortably high temperature, although not hot.
X

Vacío

Empty
X

Holding or containing nothing.
X

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