There are 3 translations of blanco in English:

blanco1

(-ca)

adj

  • 1 1.1 [color/vestido/pelo] white en blanco, entregó el examen en blanco she handed in a blank exam (paper) rellenar los espacios en blanco fill in the blanks voté en blanco I returned a blank ballot (AmE) o (BrE) a blank voting paper deja este espacio en blanco do not write anything in this space, leave this space blank no distingue/distinguen lo blanco de lo negro [familiar/colloquial] he doesn't have/they don't have a clue [colloquial/familiar], he doesn't/they don't know left from right [colloquial/familiar] poner los ojos en blanco to roll one's eyes quedarse en blanco or quedársele a algn la mente en blanco, me quedé en blanco or se me quedó la mente en blanco my mind went blank noche 1.2 (pálido) [ser] fair-skinned, pale-skinned [estar] white ten cuidado con el sol, eres muy blanco be careful of the sun, you're very fair-skinned estoy muy blanco I'm very white o pale

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There are 3 translations of blanco in English:

blanco2

(-ca)

m,f

  • white person

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of blanco in English:

blanco3

m

  • 1 (color) white el blanco es un color muy sucio white shows the dirt de un blanco luminoso dazzling white fotos en blanco y negro black and white photos

    Compounds

    blanco de España

    blanco del ojo

    • [Anat] white of the eye no parecerse ni en el blanco de los ojos or del ojo [familiar/colloquial] to be like night and day (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], , to be like chalk and cheese (BrE) [colloquial/familiar]

    blanco y negro

    • [Coc] iced coffee with cream
  • 2 [Dep] [Jueg] (objeto) target; (centro) bullseye tirar al blanco to shoot at the target fue el blanco de todas las miradas everyone was looking at her se ha convertido en el blanco de todas las críticas he has become the target for all the criticism dar en el blanco (literal) to hit the target (acertar) ¿te has peleado con Ana? — has dado en el blanco have you had a fight with Ana? — you're dead right, I have diste en el blanco con ese regalo you were right on (AmE) o (BrE) spot-on with that present [colloquial/familiar] tiro

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.