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scrabble

Pronunciación: /ˈskræbəl/

Traducción de scrabble en español:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [dog/chicken] escarbar they were scrabbling in the dust for the coins escarbaban en la tierra buscando las monedas I was scrabbling frantically for a foothold buscaba desesperadamente un lugar donde apoyar el pie I was scrabbling about in the dark looking for my key estaba buscando la llave a tientas en la oscuridad
    Example sentences
    • There are several false alarms, but eventually his dogs scrabble madly at the base of a tree.
    • Birds and other unseen creatures scrabble about in the windswept bushes of central park, but I would rather not deliberate too much about that.
    • This sunny, summer evening, we are watching small dogs scrabble around on a drab linoleum floor.

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The current Spanish Constitution (Constitución Española) was approved in the Cortes Generales in December 1978. It describes Spain as a parliamentary monarchy, gives sovereign power to the people through universal suffrage, recognizes the plurality of religions, and transfers responsibility for defense from the armed forces to the government. The Constitution was generally well received, except in the Basque Country, whose desire for independence it did not satisfy. It is considered to have facilitated the successful transition from dictatorship to democracy.