- 1 (esp Esp) (de una tienda) shop window ¿cuánto cuesta el del escaparate? how much is the one in the window? salir a ver escaparates to go window-shopping el escaparate del desarrollo tecnológico del país the showcase for the country's technological development
- 3 (Ven) (armario) wardrobe no ser escaparate de nadie [familiar/colloquial], no soy escaparate de nadie I'm sick of everyone coming to me with their problems o of everyone crying on my shoulder [colloquial/familiar] seguir con un escaparate al hombro [familiar/colloquial] to carry a burden on one's shoulders
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...
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.