- 1.1 (tough-minded) duroMore example sentences1.2 (stubborn) terco, cerril
- Far from seeming hard-nosed and realistic, they suddenly appear beside the point, if not immoral.
- The men who were the midwives of the Jewish state were hard-nosed realists.
- The pair are known as pragmatic, hard-nosed businessmen, and they are thought to have little sentimental attachment to the club.
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...
Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.