gaudy
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (garish)
a. llamativo
Kyle likes to wear gaudy clothes so everyone notices him.A Kyle le gusta usar ropa llamativa para que todo el mundo lo vea.
b. chillón
Nicole said she wishes she had been born a gypsy, so she could wear gaudy clothes every day.Nicole dijo que desearía haber nacido gitana para poder usar ropa chillona todos los días.
2. (tasteless)
a. chabacano
I thought the gaudy picture of my aunt was a joke at first.Al principio, pensé que la foto chabacana de mi tía era una broma.
b. ordinario
The new mall is gaudy and it will negatively impact our property values.El nuevo centro comercial es ordinario y tendrá un impacto negativo en el valor de nuestras propiedades.
c. charro
The gaudy furniture in his apartment is proof that money can't buy class.Los muebles charros en su apartamento son prueba de que el dinero no compra la clase.
d. naco
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Did you see Kiko? He's walking around in a gaudy new shirt.¿Viste a Kiko? Anda paseándose por ahí en una camisa naca nueva.
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gaudy
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. chillón(ona), llamativo(a)
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gaudy [ˈɡɔːdɪ]
adjective
gaudier (comparative)gaudiest (superlative) [+colour, clothes] chillón; llamativo; [+shop, display] ordinario; chabacano; [+place] chabacano;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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