- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (exchange of fire) tiroteo (m), balacera (f) (Latin America/América Latina) , baleo (masculine) (Chile) ; (shots) tiros (mpl), disparos (mpl) 1.2 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (killing) asesinato (m); (execution) fusilamiento (m)More example sentences
- The live firing practices included rapid-fire shoots enabling reconnaissance members to practice accurate instinctive shooting.
- You've been practicing your shooting in here again, haven't you?
- And with that he walked away through the crowd that had gathered to practice their shooting.
- 2 2.1 uncountable/no numerable (hunting) caza (feminine) 2.2 countable/numerable (land) (British English/inglés británico) coto (m) or vedado (m) de cazaMore example sentences
- The inaugural games of the modern Olympics, held in Athens in 1896, included shooting, and the sport has been part of the Commonwealth Games since 1966.
- Gary added: ‘The air weapons section is growing and we hope to be a competitive force in the sport of shooting.’
- Weightlifting and even sports such as fencing and shooting may also have cause for concern.
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.