- 1 1.1 (línea) line un vestido a rayas a striped o/or [familiar/colloquial] stripy dress pasarse de la raya, te estás pasando de la raya, cada día vienes más tarde you're pushing your luck, you get here later and later every day [familiar/colloquial] te pasaste de la raya insultándola you went too far o/or you overstepped the mark insulting her like that tener or mantener a algn a raya to keep sb under control, keep a tight rein on sb 1.2 (del pantalón) crease 1.3 (del pelo) part (inglés norteamericano/American English) parting (inglés británico/British English) lleva raya al medio (América Latina/Latin America) or (España/Spain) lleva la raya en medio he has his hair parted in the middle, he has a center part o/or centre parting se peina con raya al costado (América Latina/Latin America) or (España/Spain) con la raya al lado she parts her hair to one side hacerse la raya to part one's hair 1.4 [Imprenta/Printing] dash; (en morse) dash 1.5 [argot/slang] (de cocaína) line [argot/slang] 1.6 (América Latina/Latin America) (del trasero) crease [familiar/colloquial]
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...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.