penoso = painful adjective

penoso, penosa

adjective

English Translation of PENOSO

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: painful, distressing

Examples of PENOSO

    me veo en la penosa obligación de comunicarles que ... I regret to have to inform you that ... fue un espectáculo penoso it was a sorry or pitiful sight era penoso ver la casa en ese estado the house was a sorry or pitiful sight

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