Translation of shrift in Spanish:

shrift

Pronunciation: /ʃrɪft/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • to give sb/get short shrift they gave him short shrift when he suggested it lo echaron con cajas destempladas cuando lo sugirió she gave the advisers' recommendations short shrift desestimó or desechó de plano las recomendaciones de los asesores the idea got short shrift la idea fue desestimada or desechada de plano he got short shrift when he asked for extra help lo echaron con cajas destempladas cuando pidió ayuda adicional

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The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.