nombre femenino/feminine noun
- 1 [Equit] stable, stables (plural) el ganador es de la cuadra Giménez the winner is from the Giménez stable o/or stables tienen el cuarto que parece una cuadra [familiar/colloquial] their room looks like a pigsty [familiar/colloquial]
- 2 (América Latina/Latin America) 2.1 (distancia entre dos esquinas) block el museo queda a dos cuadras de aquí the museum is two blocks from here 2.2 [Agricultura/Agriculture][ measurement of agricultural land ]
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...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.