What does Cenicienta in Spanish mean?

What is the meaning of the word Cenicienta in Spanish? The article explains the full meaning, pronunciation along with bilingual examples and instructions on how to use Cenicienta in Spanish.

The word Cenicienta in Spanish means Cinderella, last place, ashen, downcast, depressed. To learn more, please see the details below.

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Meaning of the word Cenicienta


nombre femenino (sirviente) (figurative)

(noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.)
La hija menor es la cenicienta de la familia y la dejaron fuera de la herencia.
The youngest daughter is the Cinderella of the family and they left her out of the will.

last place

nombre femenino (coloquial (peor del grupo)

(noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.)
Está claro que Luxemburgo es la cenicienta del grupo de clasificación para el mundial.
It's obvious that Luxembourg is at the bottom of the group for qualification to the World Cup.


adjetivo (de color ceniza) (color)

(adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house.")
La abuela siempre usa el mismo abrigo ceniciento en invierno.
The elderly lady always wears the same ashen coat in winter.

downcast, depressed

adjetivo (figurado, poco usual (humor: alicaído)

(adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house.")
Después de su despido, mi padre estuvo unos días de un humor ceniciento.
After his dismissal he spent a few days in a downcast (or: depressed) state.

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