"maltrecho" in English

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"maltrecho" in English
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maltrecho{adjective masculine}
wretched{adj.}
La explotación de los trabajadores, especialmente de los trabajadores infantiles, nos recuerda las maltrechas condiciones que marcaron nuestra propia revolución industrial.
Exploitation of labour, particularly of child labour, reminds us of the wretched conditions that marked our own industrial revolution.
maltrecho{adjective}
battered{adj.} (worn, dented)
Reconozcamos que una moratoria de la deuda de los países endeudados no les permitirá reconstruir sus maltrechas comunidades.
Lets recognise that a debt moratorium for indebted countries will not do half enough to allow them rebuild their battered communities.
ramshackle{adj.} (army)
Señor Presidente, le insto a que haga frente a esta maltrecha coalición de cobardes y autócratas...
Mr President, I urge you to face down this ramshackle coalition of cowards and autocrats, …
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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pero hicimos que fuera arrojado, maltrecho como estaba, en una playa desierta,
Then We cast him on to the desert shore while he was sick.
lo dejaron muy maltrecho
they left him in a bad way