Translation of squarely in Spanish:
- 1.1 (directly) the blow hit him squarely on the nose el golpe le dio de lleno en la nariz, el golpe le dio en plena nariz she looked him squarely in the face lo miró directamente a la cara blame was placed squarely on the police se culpó directamente a la policíaExample sentences1.2 (honestly) [deal/treat] como es debido
- Mr Roche said the situation had been tolerated for too long, and laid the blame squarely on local authorities.
- Despite this, Mai has an enormous international solidarity movement squarely behind her.
- We stand squarely behind the Government of Montserrat and support them as they go forward with the project.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
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...
Havana, Cuba has three daily newspapers. The best known is Granma(www.granma.cubaweb.cu), official newspaper of the Cuban Communist Party. Trabajadores is published by the Cuban trade union movement, and the more lively Juventud Rebelde is aimed at a younger readership.