- quilla (feminine) on an even keel to keep sth on an even keel mantener* la estabilidad de algo to get sth back on an even keel restablecer* el equilibrio de algo the economy is now on an even keel la economía se ha estabilizado
keel oververb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
- 1.1 (capsize) [ship] volcar(se)* 1.2 (collapse) [colloquial/familiar] [person] caer* redondo [colloquial/familiar], desplomarse
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.