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/or serious must have happened fue una metedura de pata de las gordas it was a terrible o/or a huge blunder [familiar/colloquial] armar la gorda [familiar/colloquial] to cause o/or make a scene [familiar/colloquial], to kick up a fuss [familiar/colloquial] 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/or there's going to be one hell of a fuss [familiar/colloquial] llegó ella y se armó la gordo it was absolute chaos o/or mayhem when she arrived

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Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 2 translations of gordo in English:

gordo2

(-da)

m,f

  • 1 1.1 (persona) (masculino) fat man; (femenino) fat woman ese gordo simpático del número 28 that nice, rather fat man o/or 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/or love etc)? 1.3 (como apelativo ofensivo) [familiar/colloquial] fatso [familiar/colloquial], fatty [familiar/colloquial]

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.