Translation of colada in English:

colada

feminine noun

  • 1Spain

    (lavado)
    hacer la colada to do the laundry
    • hago dos coladas por semana I do two washes a week
    • tender la colada to hang out the washing
    • meter a algn en la colada to drag sb into an argument (or fight etc.)
    • meterse en la colada (en un asunto) to get in on the act
  • 2

    Metallurgy
    (of molten metal in a blast furnace) tapping