masculine noun
1. (showy, cheap object) 
a. glitz 
Que no te engañe su oropel. Todo es chatarra.Don't be fooled by her glitz. It's all junk.
b. glitter 
El nuevo rico tiende a presumir de sus oropeles.The nouveau riche tend to show off their glitter.
c. tinsel 
Sonia se deslumbró con el oropel del mundo de la moda.Sonia was dazzled by the tinsel of the fashion world.
2. (material) 
El marco del cuadro es hecho de oropel.The picture frame is made of imitation gold leaf.
1. (general) 
a. glitter, glitz 
de oropel flashy; gaudy
tener mucho oropel
gastar mucho oropel to make a pretence of being wealthy
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