adjective/adjetivo (ropier, ropiest)
- (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] I feel a bit ropy today hoy me siento bastante mal, hoy estoy bastante pachucho (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar] the wine was very ropy el vino era muy malo he gave the same ropy old excuse salió con la misma excusa burda de siempreMore example sentences
- I had managed to have a shave the night before, but still felt pretty ropey, so I decided to get something to eat.
- By Wednesday I was feeling ropey.
- Put it this way: I've had the best New Years Eve out for many a year, and still feel ropey 24 hours later!
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...
Guernica is a Basque town destroyed by German bombers fighting on the Nationalist side in the Spanish Civil War in April 1937.