- [formal] semblance
ofsth apariencia (feminine) dealgo they managed to maintain some semblance of order lograron mantener cierta apariencia de orden there isn't even a semblance of a plot in the novel no hay ni asomos de un argumento en la novela, no hay nada que se parezca a un argumento en la novela they put on a semblance of unity se mostraron unidos
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...
Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.