There are 2 translations of pique in English:

pique

m

  • 1a pique, el camino bajaba a pique the road down was very steep el barco se fue a pique the boat sank una caída a pique hasta el mar a vertical o sheer drop to the sea below trató de impedir que el negocio se fuera a pique he tried to stop the business from going under sus ilusiones se fueron a pique her hopes were dashed echó a pique el matrimonio it ruined o wrecked their marriage a pique de on the point of, about to las correas estaban a pique de romperse the straps were on the point of snapping o were about to snap
  • 6 (AmL) (rebote) la pelota entró de pique the ball went in on the rebound la pelota dio tres piques the ball bounced three times

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There are 2 translations of pique in English:

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.