- 2 [viento/mar] to lash un fuerte temporal azota la ciudad a violent storm is battering the town el hambre/un intenso frío azotaba la zona the region was in the grips of famine/a severe cold spell las olas azotaban las rocas the waves lashed (against) the rocks
- 3 (México/Mexico) [puerta] to slam favor de no azotar la puerta please do not slam the door
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.