- terciopelo (masculine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [suit/curtains] de terciopelo [skin/voice] [literary/literario], aterciopeladoMore example sentences
- It was a pretty room, with a large window shrouded by thick, red, velvet curtains.
- The materials used are silk, silk organza, cotton, brocade and velvet.
- They sat, as they always did, in the faded velvet armchairs on either side of the fire.
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.