The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.
- [insult/defeat] vengar* to be revenged (
onsb) vengarse* ( dealgn) at last I am revenged! ¡por fin me he vengado! I'll be revenged on you for this! ¡me vengaré de ustedes por esto!More example sentences
- He is the wildly popular or beloved hero who revenges wrongs against the nation.
- As they are about to take their leave, Don Quijote offers thanks to the innkeeper and offers to revenge any wrongs ever done to him.
- The leaders of the rival gang are looking over their shoulders for the Westies, who have yet to revenge the murder of Bernard Sugg, brother of Stephen, last August.
- to revenge oneself (
onsb) vengarse* ( dealgn) I'll revenge myself on him for what he's done me voy a vengar de él por lo que ha hecho