- 1.1 [Agriculture/Agricultura] campesino, (masculine, feminine) the Peasants' Revolt la revuelta del campesinado (before noun/delante del nombre) [population] campesino, rural a peasant farmer un pequeño agricultor of peasant stock de origen campesino peasant woman campesina (feminine)More example sentences1.2 (uncultured person) [pejorative/peyorativo] ordinario, (m,f), palurdo, (m,f)
- As a result, poor peasants might find themselves paying their dues to a wealthy peasant, and never see the lord at all.
- They set out the next day and at evening approached a small hut from which a poor peasant emerged.
- The victims were from a group of poor peasants who had occupied a 49-acre plot of land.
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 Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.