- 1 (lugar, parte) Latin American Spanish also uses adentro in this sense inside se está tan calentito aquí dentro it's so nice and warm in here el perro duerme dentro the dog sleeps in the house o inside o indoors es azul por dentro it's blue on the inside, the inside's blue
- 2dentro de (locución preposicional/prepositional phrase) 2.1 (en el espacio) in, inside una vez dentro del edificio once inside o/or in the building tenía una piedrecita dentro del zapato I had a little stone in my shoe dentro de nuestras aguas jurisdiccionales inside o/or within our territorial waters 2.2 (en el tiempo) in se mudan dentro de poco they're moving soon o/or shortly se casan dentro de dos semanas they're getting married in two weeks' time o/or in two weeks dentro del plazo previsto within o/or in the time stipulated 2.3 (de límites, posibilidades) within su situación no está dentro de las previstas en el reglamento her situation does not fall within the categories provided for by the regulations dentro de lo que cabe está bien de precio it's not a bad price, considering o/or all things considered dentro de todo ordentro de lo que cabe no estuvo tan mal all in all, it wasn't that bad no está dentro de nuestras posibilidades it is beyond our means está dentro de lo posible it's possible, it's not impossible, it's not beyond the realms of possibility
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.