Translation of escalada in English:


nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 2 (aumento, subida) su escalada hacia el poder es imparable his rise to power is unstoppable se produjo una escalada de or en la violencia there was an escalation of violence la escalada interminable de los precios the never-ending increase o/or escalation in prices la escalada alcista de la Bolsa the upward trend in the Stock Market

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Guernica is a Basque town destroyed by German bombers fighting on the Nationalist side in the Spanish Civil War in April 1937. Guerra Civil. The world was shocked at the slaughter of civilians. Guernica (Gernika) is the site of the ancient Basque parliament and of the oak tree, the árbol de Guernica, beneath which Spanish kings traditionally swore to uphold Basque privileges or fueros. Pablo Picasso commemorated the destruction of Guernica in his painting of the same name.