Translation of twister in Spanish:

twister

Pronunciation: /ˈtwɪstər; ˈtwɪstə(r)/

n

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 1.1 (cheat) tramposo, -sa (m,f), fulero, -ra (m,f) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (tornado) (AmE) tornado (m)
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    • Then, by reference to data from the original group of twisters, each tornado was assigned a Fujita scale rating, a path length over which damage would occur, and a path width.
    • Unlike a hurricane - a tornado's big, long-lived and usually slow-moving meteorological cousin - a twister is small, brief, and fast moving.
    • Conditions were ripe for twisters, and there were tornado warnings in counties all along the coast, with several reported touchdowns.
    1.3 (dancer) bailarín, -rina (m,f) de twist

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.