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crazy quilt

Translation of crazy quilt in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) colcha (feminine) de patchwork or de retazos, centón (masculine) a crazy quilt of fields un mosaico de campos
    Example sentences
    • It is hamstrung by a crazy quilt patchwork of warring state commissions, sanctioning bodies, and dubious fight contracts.
    • It is a philosophical crazy quilt made from the sheets of our ‘wrecked romance with God.’
    • District managers, however, are faced with a crazy quilt of funding streams for purposes that match the district's strategic priorities only by happenstance, if at all.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.