- 1.1 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (selling men's clothing etc)dueño de unahaberdashery 1 1.2 (British English/inglés británico) (selling thread, buttons, etc) mercero, (masculine, feminine)More example sentences
- Among the shops nearby were a grocers, a haberdashers, a sweet shop and a tripe shop.
- Early in the nineteenth century, the number of tailors, furriers, jewellers and haberdashers rose steeply.
- In those days there was a lot going on in the village, which boasted not only seven grocers, but also seven pubs, two greengrocers, two butchers, a chemists, a haberdashers and a post office.
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...
The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.