verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 1.1 [caja/paquete] to tie; [planta] to tie le até el pelo con una cinta I tied her hair back with a ribbon ató la carne antes de meterla en el horno he tied string around the meat before putting it in the oven llevaba un pañuelo atado al cuello he was wearing a neckerchief, he was wearing a scarf (tied) round his neck 1.2 [persona] to tie … up; [caballo] to tie … up, tether; [cabra] to tether lo ataron a una silla they tied him to a chair lo ataron de pies y manos they bound him hand and foot ver tb pie1 1 2 le ataron las manos they tied his hands together ató al perro a una farola she tied the dog to a lamppost
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
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...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.