- 1 1.1 (prenda) coat abrigo de invierno/entretiempo winter/light coat un raído vestido era todo su abrigo [literary/literario] all she was wearing was a threadbare dress 1.2 (calor que brinda la ropa) este niño necesita más abrigo this child needs to be wrapped up warmer, this child needs some more clothes on yo con una manta no tengo suficiente abrigo I'm not warm enough with one blanket ropa de abrigo warm clothes de abrigo (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], es un niño de abrigo he's a real handful [colloquial/familiar] le dieron una paliza de abrigo they gave him a real going-over [colloquial/familiar]
- 2 (refugio, protección) shelter al abrigo de algo/algn, al abrigo de los árboles, esperaron que pasara la lluvia they sheltered under the trees while they waited for the rain to stop comimos al abrigo de la lumbre we ate by the fireside siempre se pone al abrigo de los más poderosos he always makes sure he's in with the most influential people corrió al abrigo de su madre she ran to her mother for protection
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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.