There are 2 translations of peer in Spanish:

peer1

Pronunciation: /pɪr; pɪə(r)/

n

  • 1 1.1 (equal) par (mf), igual (mf) to be tried by one's peers ser* juzgado por sus iguales or pares he has few peers as a biographer como biógrafo pocos pueden equiparársele 1.2 (contemporary) coetáneo, -nea (m,f) she wasn't popular among her peers no gozaban de popularidad entre sus coetáneos or entre los de su edad
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    • College students were chosen for the workshop as they were considered to have the ability to influence their peers.
    • This phrase means to reduce someone's status among their peers.
    • Discussion with teachers and peers improves cognitive ability.
  • 2 (lord) (in (UK) ) par (m), lord (m) he's a life peer tiene un título vitalicio
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    • Six members are hereditary peers: the Duke of Buccleuch, the Earl of Wemyss, the Earl of Elgin, the Earl of Airlie, the Viscount of Arbuthnott, and the Earl of Crawford.
    • Even disaffected peers like the Duke of Buckingham and the Earl of Shaftesbury used this chamber to voice much of their dissatisfaction.
    • From 1761 to 1786 he was a Scottish representative peer and was then created a British peer as Baron Douglas.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of peer in Spanish:

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vi

  • to peer at sth/sb (with difficulty) mirar algo/a algn con ojos de miope; (closely) mirar algo/a algn detenidamente she peered shortsightedly at the sign escudriñó el letrero con ojos de miope she peered at him over her glasses lo miró detenidamente or con ojos escrutadores por encima de las gafas the old man peered up at me el viejo levantó la vista hacia mí inspeccionándome he climbed the wall and peered over se trepó al muro y atisbó por encima
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    • His face, laced with concentration, peered intently into two laptop screens that encompassed the majority of his minimal setup.
    • Heaving herself up with some difficulty, she peered over the edge and let out a sigh of relief.
    • I frown and hunch over the wheel, peering forward, concentrating furiously and determined not to make another mistake.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.