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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (very beautiful)
a. precioso
She has gorgeous hair.Ella tiene un pelo precioso.
b. guapísimo
Her new boyfriend is really gorgeous.Su nuevo novio es guapísimo de verdad.
2. (very good)
a. magnífico
We enjoyed the gorgeous weather while we were in San Diego.Disfrutamos del tiempo magnífico mientras estuvimos en San Diego.
b. espléndido
They were married in a gorgeous ceremony on the beach.Se casaron en una espléndida ceremonia a la orilla del mar.
c. maravilloso
We took a walk through the most gorgeous fields of flowers.Tomamos un paseo por los más maravillosos campos de flores.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (beautiful; colors, day, sunset)
a. precioso(a)
2. (woman, man)
a. guapísimo(a)
Regionalism used in Spain
b. lindísimo(a)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
3. (baby)
a. precioso(a)
4. (very good; meal, weather)
a. estupendo(a), magnífico(a)
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gorgeous [ˈɡɔːdʒəs]
1 (lovely) [+object, scenery, colour, music] precioso; [+food, wine] delicioso; riquísimo; [+weather] espléndido; magnífico
she wears the most gorgeous clothes lleva una ropa preciosa; gorgeous silks and jewels sedas y joyas preciosas or espléndidas; oh! it's absolutely gorgeous! ¡oh! ¡es una preciosidad!; the garden looks absolutely gorgeous el jardín está precioso; it smells gorgeous huele delicioso; this tastes gorgeous está riquísimo; the weather was gorgeous hacía un tiempo espléndido or magnífico; what a gorgeous day! ¡hace un día precioso or espléndido!
2 (beautiful) [+woman] guapísimo; precioso; [+man] guapísimo; [+child, baby] riquísimo (informal); monísimo (informal); [+eyes, hair] precioso
he/she's gorgeous! ¡es guapísimo/guapísima!; hello, gorgeous! (informal) (to woman) ¡hola, preciosa! (informal); (to man) ¡hola, guapo! (informal); what a gorgeous hunk! ¡qué tío más bueno! (very_informal)
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