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gold dust

Translation of gold dust in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • oro (masculine) en polvo, oro (masculine) molido, polvo (masculine) de oro to be like gold dust (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) ser* dificilísimo de conseguir
    Example sentences
    • Also avoid the Hungarian Grand Prix when available rooms are like gold dust and you'll need a bar of the stuff if you're lucky enough to find one.
    • Our volunteers are like gold dust to Cancer Care we can't manage without them.
    • Land's like gold dust in Eastbourne and there's plenty they could do with it in Swanley.

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