adj(usually before noun/generalmente delante del nombre)
- 1.1 (commonly named) (así) llamado or denominadoMore example sentences1.2 (indicating skeptical attitude) [expert/do-gooder] supuesto, presunto this so-called improvement esta supuesta or pretendida mejora, esta dizque mejora (Latin America/América Latina)
More example sentences
- It is all done in the name of curbing the so-called bad actors, but it imposes costs on everyone.
- He had no doubt that many so-called modern worship forms would become obsolete.
- The organisation believes so-called drug driving is now more common than driving while over the limit.
- So tell me, John, why is it that all your so-called friends and family hate you so much?
- It was a time when many of his old so-called friends had dropped him like a hot potato.
- At the trial, my so-called best friend stood in the dock and spoke against me.
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...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.