garish
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garish(
geh
-
rihsh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. chillón
The flamboyant actress often wears garish clothing.La actriz extravagante suele llevar ropa chillona.
b. estridente
What a garish color! We'll have to repaint this room.¡Qué color más estridente! Tendremos que repintar esta habitación.
c. charro
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Fashion is subjective. What seems garish to you may be beautiful to someone else.La moda es subjetiva. Lo que a ti te parece charro podría ser hermoso para otra persona.
d. llamativo
The people in the parade dress in garish colors.Las personas en el desfile se visten de colores llamativos.
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garish
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (clothes, color)
a. chillón(ona), estridente
2. (light)
a. deslumbrante
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garish [ˈɡɛərɪʃ]
adjective
[+colour] chillón; estridente; [+clothing] chillón; llamativo; charro (informal); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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