- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (of hides) curtido (masculine) 1.2 countable/numerable (beating) [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] (no plural/sin plural) zurra (feminine) [colloquial/familiar], paliza (feminine) [colloquial/familiar] to give sb/get a tanning darle* a algn/llevarse una zurra or paliza
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...
The National Police (Policía Nacional) was set up in Spain in 1976. Its members patrol provincial capitals and big cities, which are responsible for its finance, administration, and recruitment. Although armed, it has never been considered a repressive force, unlike the