Spanish Word of the Day Archive
Tuesday July 22, 2014

lleno, adjective:

You can use lleno de in many similar contexts to English full of.

El restaurante estaba lleno de gente.
The restaurant was full of people.

una mirada llena de odio
a look full of hate

But you can also use it to mean covered in:

Los cuadros estaban llenos de polvo.
The pictures were covered in dust.

Llevaba el traje lleno de manchas de grasa.
His suit was covered in grease stains.

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