- 1.1 (occurrence, thing) to be a nuisance ser* un fastidio or [familiar/colloquial] una lata or una pesadez, ser* un incordio (Esp) what a nuisance ¡qué fastidio!, ¡qué lata! [familiar/colloquial] (before n) the strikes had considerable nuisance value las huelgas fueron un gran irritante 1.2 (person) pesado, -da (m,f), incordio (m) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] stop being a nuisance! déjate de molestar or [familiar/colloquial] de dar la lata he's always making a nuisance of himself siempre está dando la lata [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences1.3 [Law] a public nuisance una alteración del orden público
More example sentences
- If the newcomers wanted to make a go of it here and did not make a nuisance of themselves, they could be Australians.
- They don't want to go along to annual general meetings and make a nuisance of themselves.
- In return, they don't secede or otherwise make a nuisance of themselves.
- The courts tend to approach the question of the existence of a nuisance, whether public or private, as a question of fact.
- What constitutes a statutory nuisance is carefully defined in section 79 and so too are numerous exceptions.
- Picketing accompanied by violence, or even merely noise, may be a private nuisance.
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La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.