- hat entró sin sombrero he came in bareheaded o without a hat cuando acaban el espectáculo pasan el sombrero at the end of the show they pass the hat around hay que sacarle el sombrero (CS) I take my hat off to him/her quitarse or sacarse el sombrero (para saludar) to raise one's hat, to doff one's cap [dated] (en señal de admiración) me quito el sombrero I take my hat off to her/him vertirse con sombrero ajeno (Méx) [familiar/colloquial] to claim credit for sb else's achievements
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.