- 1.1 (en AmL)hundredth part of many currencies estar sin un centavo to be broke [familiar/colloquial] no tengo ni un centavo I'm broke [familiar/colloquial], I don't have a red cent (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial] no aflojó ni un centavo he didn't give a penny 1.2 (del dólar) cent
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 Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.