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corrida

Translation of corrida in English:

sustantivo femenino

Cultural Note: corrida

A bullfight. Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the corrida three bullfighters ( matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each. (La fiesta de) los toros.
Example sentences
  • Cataluña es la segunda comunidad autónoma en prohibir las corridas.
  • Si no hay toros adecuados no hay corrida adecuada.
  • L A última corrida de la temporada fue una corrida para el recuerdo.

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