- (on ship, in hotel) salón (masculine); (in house) (British English/inglés británico) sala (feminine) (de estar), living (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) , salón (masculine) (especially Spain/especialmente España) TV lounge sala or salón de la televisiónMore example sentences
More example sentences
- A few months ago, I was relaxing in the coffee lounge of a large hotel after an anniversary dinner with my wife.
- Two girls worked in the library, one in the club office, and the rest were spread out in the preparation room and the club lounge, where there was an icecream counter.
- Discussions are still taking place as to whether the new meeting room will be a bookable room or a lounge exclusively for campus clubs.
- The house has a lounge / family room, kitchen cum dining room, sitting room, four bedrooms, a utility room and a bathroom.
- Firemen say it may have been started by candles which were left burning in the lounge of the semi-detached house.
- Police are treating as suspicious a blaze which wrecked the lounge of a house in Bedford.
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 (laze) to lounge around o about no hacer* nada, holgazanear I spent the weekend lounging around me pasé el fin de semana sin hacer nada or holgazaneando 1.2 (loll) he lounged in his chair estaba repanti(n)gado or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) repatingado en su sillón they were lounging against the bar estaban apoyados en la barra
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...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.