Translation of fresca in English:

fresca

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] (insolencia) lo regañé y me soltó una fresca I told him off and he had the nerve to answer me back [familiar/colloquial] le dije cuatro frescas y me marché I gave him a piece of my mind and left [familiar/colloquial]

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