Translation of black sheep in Spanish:

black sheep

oveja negra, n.

noun

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    oveja negra feminine
    • The whole thing was debunked by three university professors who quickly became the black sheep of the scientific establishment.
    • Would my beliefs make me the black sheep of the family?
    • There are black sheep in every profession and in today's society, where the emphasis is on money, there will be those who seek to enrich themselves at all costs.
    • As a young man, he was branded a black sheep after leaving his family's granite merchant business in Aberdeen and moving to Falkirk to launch his own firm.
    • Now, I'm the black sheep of the family, the ungrateful and neglectful daughter.
    • Staten Island is sort of the black sheep of the five boroughs.
    • I'm already a black sheep as it is, I didn't need to be pushed out further.
    • Just suffice it to say that I have stood where you stand now - scorned by family members, labeled a black sheep.
    • Such cases are the black sheep to an otherwise impeccable theory.
    • We're devils and black sheep and really bad eggs.
    • However, I am the black sheep in a family of shopaholics.
    • What we are is a family and like every family we have some black sheep and our behaviour is sometimes totally unacceptable.
    • All families are untidy, with their unsolved mysteries, unspoken secrets, black sheep and messy relationships.
    • Every family has a black sheep, and I guess I was the one for our family.
    • She is the black sheep of the family; drug rehab, shoplifting - you name it, she has done it.
    • I'm happy enough to be the black sheep of the team, just like I'm the most downwardly mobile member of my family.
    • I was the black sheep of my family, getting in trouble trying to get rich.
    • Having always been the extroverted black sheep in my family I'd always been very curious about these things we weren't allowed to do.
    • Sarah is the free spirit black sheep of a rich family and is known for her impulsive, spontaneous personality.
    • ‘If we vote no we won't stop it, but we will become the black sheep of Europe,’ he said.