Translation of lío in English:

lío

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  • 1 1.1 [familiar/colloquial] (embrollo, confusión) mess ¡qué lío! ¡esto no hay quién lo entienda! what a mess! this is totally incomprehensible se hizo un lío con las cuentas she got into a mess o a muddle o she got confused with the accounts [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (problema, complicación) tiene líos con la policía he is in trouble with the police [colloquial/familiar] no me vengas con tus líos don't come to me with your problems ¡qué lío se va a armar! there's going to be hell to pay! [colloquial/familiar], the shit is really going to hit the fan [slang/argot] armó un lío tremendo porque le sirvieron la sopa fría he created o kicked up a real fuss because his soup was cold [colloquial/familiar] si no obedeces te vas a meter en un buen lío if you don't do as you're told, you're going to get into a lot of trouble o to land yourself in serious trouble no vengas aquí buscando líos don't come here looking for trouble [colloquial/familiar] 1.3 [familiar/colloquial] (amorío) affair tuvo un lío con una periodista famosa he had an affair o [colloquial/familiar] a fling with a famous journalist

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more