- 1 1.1 [Arm] pike poner una pica en Flandes to bring off a coup 1.2 [Taur] lance, goad 1.3 (para cavar) pick, pickax (AmE) pickaxe (BrE) echar pica y pala (Col) [familiar/colloquial] to work one's fingers to the bone [colloquial/familiar]
- 2 [Jueg] 2.1 (carta) spade ¿tienes alguna pica? do you have a spade o any spades? 2.2(picas fpl)(palo) spades
- 3 (CS) [familiar/colloquial], (resentimiento) resentment hay mucha pica entre ellos there's a lot of resentment between them sacarle pica a algn (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] to get on sb's nerves
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.