There are 2 translations of barricade in Spanish:

barricade1

Pronunciation: /ˈbærəkeɪd; ˌbærɪˈkeɪd/

n

  • barricada (f) the government retreated behind a barricade of promises and excuses el gobierno se parapetó tras un cúmulo de promesas y excusas

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of barricade in Spanish:

barricade2

vt

  • [street/door/building] cerrar* con barricadas the students barricaded themselves into the building los estudiantes se atrincheraron en el edificio
    More example sentences
    • Imagine the troopers being forced to retreat into a vacant building and barricading the door because the anger and strength of the mob had reached a fever pitch.
    • I went back into the building and barricaded the door with a vending machine.
    • Staff at Darwen's M65 services had to barricade themselves behind closed doors during a ‘nightmare’ evening of trouble.

Phrasal verbs

barricade off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
cerrar* con barricadas

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.