- 1 1.1 (ajustado) tight esta falda me queda muy apretada this skirt is very tight on me o/or too tight for me este nudo está muy apretado this knot is very tight no hagas el punto tan apretado don't knit so tightly tiene la letra muy apretada he has very cramped handwriting 1.2 (de dinero) este mes andamos or estamos apretados we're a little short of money this month, money's a bit tight this month [familiar/colloquial] 1.3 (apretujado) cramped íbamos muy apretados it was o/or we were very cramped caben cinco pero bastante apretados there's room for five but it's a tight squeeze o/or it's a little cramped en ese piso tan pequeño viven muy apretados they're very cramped in that tiny apartment
- 4 (Venezuela) [familiar/colloquial] 4.1 (de carácter fuerte) strict 4.2 (abusador) este sí que es apretado he sure has (some) nerve (inglés norteamericano/American English) he's really got a nerve (inglés británico/British English)
Find clear and straightforward guidance that will help you improve your Spanish grammar, pronunciation, and writing skills...
Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.