Translation of desteñir in English:


verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 2 (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] [persona] no podía desteñir con un regalo tan pobre I couldn't show myself up by giving them such a mean present

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (desteñirse)

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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.