- 1.1 countable/numerable (of horse) grupa (feminine), ancas (feminine plural); (of bird) rabadilla (feminine)More example sentences1.2 uncountable/no numerable [Cookery/Cocina] cadera (feminine), cuadril (masculine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) 1.3 countable/numerable (bottom) [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico] trasero (masculine) [colloquial/familiar], culo (masculine) [colloquial/familiar] [en algunas regiones vulg], traste (masculine) [colloquial/familiar]
More example sentences1.4 countable/numerable (remnant) resto (masculine) the rump of the defeated army lo que quedaba del ejército derrotado there was just a rump left quedaban solo unos pocos
- They have a strongly undulating flight pattern, and they can be easily identified in flight by this pattern and their prominent white rumps.
- Their bellies and flanks are white, and their rumps are black.
- In flight, they show gray and white underwings, solid gray upperwings, white rumps, and gray tails.
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- Perhaps the end of our affair with TV chefs will mean we actually get off our rumps to make a bit more effort in the kitchen.
- He finally allows his eyes to wander over the rumps of his female colleagues.
- The strong hand around his thick neck loosened and his rump landed on the ground.
- Meanwhile he ruled over a French rump state based in the spa town of Vichy.
- The new Liberal Unionist group he attached himself to never made it up with the rump of the Liberal Party, and eventually allied with the Conservatives.
- A rump force of 200 is holed up in a town near the Iranian border.
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Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.