Translation of dark horse in Spanish:

dark horse

ganador sorpresa, n.

See Spanish definition of enigma


  • 1US

    (surprise victor)
    ganador sorpresa masculine
    ganadora sorpresa feminine
    • You certainly hide your bushels under your lights, you dark horses!
    • But by no means does Moe view her students as dark horses.
    • You should never judge a man by his instrument, because those classical musicians are dark horses.
    • Having attracted a familiarity rating of just over two per cent, it's fair to say that in the eyes of the NSW electorate, Morris Iemma is a dark horse.
    • The dark horse in this constituency is Cllr Finian McGrath, a school principal, who has worked with Dublin Central veteran independent, Tony Gregory.
    • The normally media shy Peter Menegazzo has been a dark horse in the cattle industry, but now he's the industry's most powerful player.
  • 2

    (unknown quantity)
    enigma masculine