- 1 countable/numerable (bed) litera (f), cucheta (f) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata)More example sentences
- Some of the crew went off-shift, stringing up hybrid bunks and hammocks belowdecks, the others continued working.
- Inside it's designed as the cabin of a ship: the bunks used to be hammocks and, even when they changed to something more solid, they were famous for having three tiers.
- Few pirates were in there, snoozing deeply in their bunks or hammocks.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (nonsense) [colloquial/familiar] bobadas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar] to do a bunk (British English/inglés británico) [slang/argot] largarse* [colloquial/familiar], salir* por piernas [slang/argot], picárselas (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]More example sentences
- We like to believe that history is bunk because we don't like being bound by it.
- That he believes his own bunk is the best joke of all.
- Certainly there is as much bunk out there that needs to be unmasked as nonsense or lies.
bunk downverb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
- [colloquial/familiar] dormir*, planchar la oreja [colloquial, humorous/familiar, humorístico]
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...
Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.