- 1 1.1 [Derecho/Law] (incautación, decomiso) seizure, sequestration [formal], attachment [formal], distraint [formal] el juez ordenó el embargo de sus bienes the judge ordered the seizure of his assets levantar un embargo to lift a seizure order 1.2 [Militar/Military] [Política/Politics] embargo hacer efectivo un embargo de armas to enforce an arms embargo
- 2sin embargo, dice que está gordo, sin embargo sigue comiendo mucho he says he's too fat and yet he still goes on eating a lot sin embargo, este método tiene algunas desventajas however o/or nevertheless, this method has some disadvantages, this method does, nevertheless o/or however, have some disadvantages sin embargo, ayer no decías eso you weren't saying that yesterday, though es difícil, sin embargo disfruto haciéndolo it's difficult but I enjoy doing it all the same o/or anyway
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...
The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.