Translation of compadre in English:

compadre

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 1 (padrino)[ godfather of one's child or father of one's godchild ]
  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] (amigo) buddy (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], , mate (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] a lo compadre [familiar/colloquial], entró a lo compadre a la oficina he got a job in the office by pulling a few strings o/or by knowing the right people, he got a job in the office by having useful contacts o/or friends in the right places

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In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them. Raciones tend to be larger and more elaborate than tapas. They may be: Spanish omelet, squid, octopus, cheese, ham, or chorizo, among others.