- (American English/inglés norteamericano) llave (feminine) or (Spain/España) grifo (masculine) or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) canilla (feminine) or (Peru/Perú) caño (masculine) or (Central America/América Central) (Venezuela) chorro (masculine) or (Central America/América Central) paja (feminine) to turn the faucet on/off abrir*/cerrar* la llave ( or el grifo etc) to leave the faucets running dejar las llaves abiertas ( or los grifos abiertos etc)More example sentences
- The 2 main faucet types most commonly used are compression faucets and mixing faucets.
- This is also the time to shut off outdoor faucets and install freeze-proof faucet covers as needed.
- Cover outside faucets using a faucet insulation kit available at home centers.
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...
In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them.