transitive verb -rr-
- the choice of wine can make or mar a dinner partyel éxito de una cena depende de la elección del vinoExample sentences
- There were two distinctive scars on his face, but they did not did mar his appearance.
- The church is currently being repainted whilst construction to the front of the Secondary School mars its appearance somewhat.
- For many, the cameo was quite possibly the weakest guest appearance ever recorded, marring the entire middle of a potential classic.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.