- 1 (salvar — de una prisión) to rescue, free; (— de un peligro) to rescue, save lograron rescatar a los mineros atrapados they managed to free o rescue the trapped miners intentaba rescatar sus joyas she was trying to save her jewels algunas de las ideas se pueden rescatar some of the ideas are worth saving o keeping
- 2 2.1 (recuperar) [dinero/pulsera] to recover, get back rescataron el cadáver they recovered the body 2.2 [tierra] to reclaim
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...
A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.