Translation of colorful in Spanish:
- 1.1(cloth/clothes/plumage)de colores muy vivos or vistosos(parade)lleno de color or de coloridoExample sentences1.2
(description)he's a very colorful characterlleno de color or de coloridohe gave a rather colorful account of what had happenedes un hombre de lo más pintoresco or originalhe tends to use rather colorful languagedio una versión muy adornada de lo ocurridotiende a usar un vocabulario un poco subido de tonoExample sentences
- The local committee have asked you all to make a special effort over the next two weeks to have Newport looking clean and tidy, bright and colourful.
- The company produces hand-made chocolates in bright colourful wrapping.
- It is wacky and different, bright and colourful.
- I duly left school and became a typist in the Mines Department where I met some interesting and colourful characters.
- Along the way, he meets a long line of interesting and colourful characters.
- His lyrics are always childlike and unpretentious, evoking ridiculous pictures and colourful characters.
- I said a few colorful words in our language, making him laugh.
- My language was colourful and consisted of mostly four-letter words.
- He uttered a crude four-letter curse that would rival any sailor's colorful language, then tried to roll over again.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.