- 1 1.1 [Armas/Arms] pike poner una pica en Flandes to bring off a coup 1.2 [Tauromaquia/Bullfighting] lance, goad 1.3 (para cavar) pick, pickax (inglés norteamericano/American English) pickaxe (inglés británico/British English) echar pica y pala (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial] to work one's fingers to the bone [familiar/colloquial]
- 2 [Juegos/Games] 2.1 (carta) spade ¿tienes alguna pica? do you have a spade o/or any spades? 2.2(picas femenino plural)(palo) spades
- 3 (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial], (resentimiento) resentment hay mucha pica entre ellos there's a lot of resentment between them sacarle pica a algn (Chile) [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...
Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.