- 1 [Zool] 1.1 c u (of animal) cuerno (m), asta (f‡), cacho (m) (AmS) , guampa (f) (CS) the horn of plenty el cuerno de la abundancia on the horns of a dilemma entre la espada y la pared she's caught on the horns of a dilemma está entre la espada y la pared his questions put me on the horns of a dilemma sus preguntas me pusieron entre la espada y la pared to lock horns with sb (come into conflict) chocar* con algn, tener* un encontronazo con algn [familiar/colloquial] (before n) [button/handle] de asta, de guampa (CS) 1.2 c (of snail) cuerno (m) to draw in one's horns (become cautious) recoger* velas (economize) apretarse* el cinturón [familiar/colloquial]
horn inv + adv (+ prep + o)
- [colloquial/familiar] meterse she always horns in on any successful deals we do cuando los negocios nos salen bien, ella siempre quiere sacar tajada [familiar/colloquial]
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...
Havana, Cuba has three daily newspapers. The best known is Granma(www.granma.cubaweb.cu), official newspaper of the Cuban Communist Party. Trabajadores is published by the Cuban trade union movement, and the more lively Juventud Rebelde is aimed at a younger readership.