- 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...
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