mal = badly adverb

mal = evil masculine noun

1mal

adverb
adverb

English Translation of MAL

1
: badly, poorly
baila muy malhe dances very badly
hablar mal de alguiento speak ill of someone
hice mal en decirloI was wrong to say it
comió algo que le hizo malhe ate something that didn't agree with him
algo anda malsomething's wrong
todo le salió maleverything went wrong for her
el primer día no me fue malmy first day wasn't bad
2
: wrong, incorrectly
me entendió malshe misunderstood me
no lo tomes a maldon't take it the wrong way
esta palabra está mal escritathis word is spelled wrong
si mal no recuerdoif I remember correctly
3
: hardly, with difficulty
te oigo malI can hardly hear you
mal se pueden compararyou can hardly compare them
mal puedo esperarI can hardly wait
4
de mal en peor : from bad to worse
5
menos mal : it's a good thing, it's just as well
menos mal que reaccioné a tiempoit's a good thing I reacted in time
menos mal que no vinisteit's just as well you didn't come

2mal

adjective
adjective

English Translation of MAL

malo

3mal

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of MAL

1
: evil, wrong
un mal necesarioa necessary evil
2
daño : harm, damage
las acusaciones le hicieron mucho malthe accusations did him a lot of harm
5
mal de ojo : evil eye

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