- 1 u and c calambre (masculine), rampa (feminine) (Spain/España) I've got (a) cramp in my leg se me ha acalambrado la pierna, me ha dado un calambre or (in Spain also/en España también) (una) rampa en la pierna (stomach) cramps retorcijones or (Spain/España) retortijones en el estómago I got writer's cramp me empezó a doler la mano de tanto escribirMore example sentences
- The runner suffers severe muscle pain and cramp as well as crippling abdominal discomfort.
- The etiology of nocturnal leg muscle cramps is not clear.
- For a number of years, quinine sulfate has been widely used for the treatment of nocturnal leg muscle cramps.
- 2 countable/numerable cramp (iron) [Constr] grapa (feminine)
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
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...
Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.