- [líquido/luz] to filter las nubes dejaban filtrar los rayos del sol the sun's rays filtered through the clouds
filtrarse v pron
- 1 1.1 [agua] to leak el agua se filtraba por un pequeño agujero en el tejado the water seeped o/or leaked through a small hole in the roof la humedad que se filtra por las paredes the damp that seeps through the walls 1.2 [dinero] to seep away, dwindle
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.