verbo transitivo/transitive verb
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (retraerse)
- 1.1 (retirarse) to withdraw se retrajo a su casa de campo she withdrew o/or retired to her house in the country el caracol se retrae en su concha the snail withdraws into its shell se retrae de la gente que no conoce bien when he's with people he doesn't know well he withdraws into his shell o/or into himself, he's very shy with people he doesn't know well 1.2 [demanda] to reduce, fall
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...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.