There are 2 translations of gordo in English:

gordo1

(-da)

adj

  • 4 [familiar/colloquial] (importante, serio) big algo gordo debe haber ocurrido something big o serious must have happened fue una metedura de pata de las gordas it was a terrible o a huge blunder [colloquial/familiar] armar la gorda [familiar/colloquial] to cause o make a scene [colloquial/familiar], to kick up a fuss [colloquial/familiar] armarse la gorda [familiar/colloquial], cuando se entere se va a armar la gorda when he finds out there'll be hell to pay o there's going to be one hell of a fuss [colloquial/familiar] llegó ella y se armó la gordo it was absolute chaos o mayhem when she arrived

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There are 2 translations of gordo in English:

gordo2

(-da)

m,f

  • 1 1.1 (persona) (m) fat man; (f) fat woman ese gordo simpático del número 28 that nice, rather fat man o guy who lives at number 28 es un gordito precioso he's a cute, chubby little thing 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (como apelativo cariñoso) gorda ¿te tomas un café? do you want a coffee, dear ( o love etc)? 1.3 (como apelativo ofensivo) [familiar/colloquial] fatso [colloquial/familiar], fatty [colloquial/familiar]

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Word of the day rigor
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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.