Translation of brink in Spanish:

brink

Pronunciation: /brɪŋk/

n

  • borde (m) the country stood on the brink of war/ruin el país estaba al borde de la guerra/ruina to be on the brink of -ing estar* a punto de + inf on the brink of resigning a punto de dimitir

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The most famous celebrations of Holy Week in the Spanish-speaking world are held in Seville. Lay brotherhoods, cofradías, process through the city in huge parades between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday. Costaleros bear the pasos, huge floats carrying religious figures made of painted wood. Others, nazarenos (Nazarenes) and penitentes (penitents) walk alongside the pasos, in their distinctive costumes. During the processions they sing saetas, flamenco verses mourning Christ's passion. The Seville celebrations date back to the sixteenth century.