A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (clothing)
a. cap
No te olvides del gorro si hace sol.Don't forget your cap if it's sunny.
b. hat
Llevaba puesto un gorro de lana rojo.She was wearing a red woolen hat.
c. bonnet (for babies)
Tejí este gorro para mi bebé.I knitted this bonnet for my baby.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. cap
2. (colloquial)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
estar hasta el gorro (de)to be fed up (with)
gorro de bañoswimming cap, bathing cap
gorro de duchashower cap
gorro de piscinabathing o swimming cap
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[de lana] hat; [de bebé] bonnet
estar hasta el gorro to be fed up (familiar)
hinchar el gorro a algn to get on sb's wick (muy_familiar)
poner el gorro a algn (avergonzar) to embarrass sb; (S. Cone) (México) to be unfaithful to sb; cuckold sb (muy_familiar)
gorro de baño bathing cap
gorro de caña pith helmet
gorro de dormir nightcap
gorro de montaña Balaclava (helmet)
gorro de papel paper hat
gorro de piel fur hat
gorro frigio Phrygian cap; revolutionary cap
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Phrases with "gorro"
Here are the most popular phrases with "gorro." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
gorro de lana
wool hat
sí, llevo un gorro
yes, I'm wearing a cap
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