goleada
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goleada(
goh
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leh
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dah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (large number of goals)
a. thrashing
La goleada que el equipo local le dio a los campeones de la liga alegró al público.The crowd was delighted with the thrashing the local team gave the league champions.
2. (big difference)
a. wide margin
La goleada por la que ganó mi equipo sorprendió a todo el mundo.Everyone was surprised that my team won by such a wide margin.
b. landslide
El candidato republicano ganó el voto por goleada.The Republican candidate won the vote by a landslide.
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goleada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. high score, cricket score
ganar por goleadato score a heavy victory
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goleada
hammering (familiar); thrashing (familiar)
ganar por goleada
les ganaron por goleada they were hammered o thrashed (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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