- 1.1 (type, sort) tipo (m), clase (f) people of that ilk la gente de ese tipo or esa clase or [pejorative/peyorativo] esa calaña or raleaMore example sentences1.2 (place) (Scotland/Escocia) of that ilk Macleod of that ilk Macleod, del lugar homónimo
- I suspect my old school chums, those who were of the right ilk, went down this path and have continued.
- The drive to increase access to universities fits in with New Labour pronouncements on social inclusion and the ilk.
- But so it was until it was won by vibrant and brave men of the ilk of Sir George.
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.