verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 2 (apretar, abrazar) [persona] estréchame fuerte hold me tight la estrechó entre sus brazos he held o/or clasped her tightly in his arms, he hugged o/or embraced her me estrechó la mano he shook my hand
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (estrecharse)
- 2 (recíproco) (apretarse) se estrecharon en un abrazo they embraced, they hugged se estrecharon la mano they shook hands
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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.