- to shock escandalizó a todos los presentes con la ropa que llevaba he shocked o scandalized everyone there with the clothes he wore vas a escandalizar a tus padres con esas palabrotas your parents will be shocked to hear you use language like that
- 1.1 (causar escándalo) to shock le gusta escandalizar she likes to shock people, she likes to shock 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (armar jaleo) to make a row o racket o (AmE) ruckus [colloquial/familiar]
escandalizarse v pron
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.