- 1 1.1 [Juegos/Games] balloon echar globos (Colombia) to daydream estar como un globo [familiar/colloquial] to be like a barrel [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (de chicle) bubble 1.3 (en comics) speech balloon o/or bubble
1.4 (de una lámpara) spherical glass lampshade, globe
- 2 [Aviación/Aviation] [Meteorología/Meteorology] balloon
- 3 3.1 (mundo) world, globe [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] 3.2 (bola del mundo) tb globo terráqueo or terrestre globe
- 5 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] 5.1 (preservativo) condom, rubber (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], , johnny (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] 5.2 (enfado) se agarró un globo de mucho cuidado he hit the roof [familiar/colloquial], he had a fit [familiar/colloquial] anda con un globo tremendo she's in a really foul o/or bad mood 5.3 (de alcohol, drogas) anoche ibas con un globo impresionante you were high as a kite last night [familiar/colloquial], you were really out of your head last night [argot/slang]
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.