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ascua

Translation of ascua in English:

sustantivo femenino (con artículo masculino en el singular)

Example sentences
  • Pierden tiempo en agredirse y nos dejan en ascuas.
  • Para su equipo son segundos que se viven en ascuas.
  • No desmayes haciendo el bien, ascuas de fuego amontonas sobre su cabeza.

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.