- 1.1 (quick departure) huida (f), fuga (f) to make one's getaway escaparse, huir* the thieves made a quick getaway los ladrones se dieron rápidamente a la fuga or huyeron rápidamente del lugar de los hechos (before n) the getaway car el coche que usaron ( or iban a usar etc) para la fuga 1.2 (short vacation, break) (AmE) escapada (f) [familiar/colloquial]Más ejemplos en oraciones
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- The suspect ran off, chased by the shop's staff, but escaped in a getaway car driven by an accomplice waiting outside the store.
- Although he escaped in a getaway car, he was pursued by police.
- A bicycle thief made a quick getaway after stealing his set of wheels in broad daylight.
Más ejemplos en oraciones1.3 (in race) (AmE) salida (f), arranque (m)
- Roads, ports and airports were today coping well with the wave of holidaymakers making Easter getaways.
- This does not have to be a long vacation, just a weekend getaway.
- This road is not spared even on holidays or weekends as it is the gateway to weekend getaways in that part of the city.
- Both children and parents alike are happier getting whisked off to summer camps and holiday getaways, far from the cramped confines of the city.
- Adding a few tropical plants in containers can give you the fragrance and color of an island getaway in the smallest space.
- Suitable as either a permanent country home or a holiday getaway, this roadside holding goes under the hammer on July 24.
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...
Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province.