Morado in English | Spanish to English Translation and Dictionary
morado
adjective
1. (color)
a. purple
Su familia vive en la casa morada al final de la calle.Her family lives in the purple house at the end of the street.
masculine noun
2. (color)
a. purple
El color favorito de mi sobrina es morado.My niece's favorite color is purple.
3. (injury)
a. bruise
Los morados sospechosos en las muñecas de la víctima indicaron juego sucio.The suspicious bruises on the wrists of the victim indicated foul play.
morado, -a
adjective
1. purple (color)
  • pasarlas moradas (informal figurative) to have a bad time of it (peninsular Spanish)
  • las pasamos moradas para encontrar alojamiento (informal figurative) it was a nightmare finding somewhere to stay (peninsular Spanish)
  • ponerse morado, -a (informal figurative) to stuff oneself (de comida) (peninsular Spanish)
  • nos pusimos morados de cerveza we drank gallons of beer
  • me puse morado, -a a bailar I did nothing but dance
masculine noun
2. purple (color)
3. bruise (moratón)
morado
adjective
purple
terciopelo morado purple velvet; ojo morado black eye
pasarlas moradas to have a tough time of it
ponerse morado (de algo) to stuff one's face (with sth) (familiar)
1 (color) purple
2 (cardenal) bruise
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