- 1.1 (acción) deprivation ¿qué se consigue con la privación de la libertad? what is to be gained by depriving someone of their freedom o/or taking away someone's freedom? se lo castigó con la privación del carné he had his license taken away 1.2 (falta, carencia) privation [formal] pasó muchas privaciones she suffered many privations o much hardship o much deprivation
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...
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.