órdago
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órdago(
ohr
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dah
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goh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (games)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. all-or-nothing bet
Emilio estaba seguro de ganar la partida de mus, por lo que lanzó un órdago.Emilio was confident he would win the game of mus, so he made an all-or-nothing bet.
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órdago
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. all-or-nothing stake in the game of “mus”
2. (fig)
a.
de órdagomagnificent
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órdago
de órdago
adjective
(gen) fantastic; awful; tremendous (familiar)
tienen un yate de órdago they've got a fantastic yacht; se cogieron una borrachera de órdago they got well and truly drunk
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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