Translation of lame duck in Spanish:

lame duck

n

  • fracaso (m), caso (m) perdido (before n) a lame-duck company una compañía sin futuro a lame-duck official un funcionario sin ningún poder, un cero a la izquierda [familiar/colloquial] a lame-duck presidentun presidente que no ha sido reelegido, en los últimos meses de su mandato
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    • Yet, without strong and committed patrons, there is a real danger that he could become an ineffectual lame duck quite soon.
    • A spokesman for the FSA said: ‘This is not about propping up lame ducks.’
    • Subsidy need not be the same as propping up lame ducks.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more