- superviviente (mf), sobreviviente (mf) don't worry about him: he's a survivor [colloquial/familiar] no te preocupes por él, es de los que siempre salen a flote (before noun/delante del nombre) survivor benefits (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) )prestaciones pagaderas a los familiares de una persona fallecidaMore example sentences
- She's a born survivor, a walking miracle and something of a local celebrity, all at the tender age of just three.
- He dismisses the influence of having to adjust to a new land and a new people might have had on him as a teenager and suddenly you understand he was born a survivor.
- A social chameleon and born survivor, Sneath is there as events unfold and is around to tell the story later.
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.