- 1 (recipiente— de vidrio) jar; (— de cerámica) pot; (— de metal) (Chi) can, tin (BrE) tarro de leche (RPl) milk churn darle como tarro a algo (Chi) [familiar/colloquial], le ha dado como tarro al autito he's really thrashed the poor car [colloquial/familiar] levantarse el tarro (CS) [familiar/colloquial] to show off sonar como tarro (CS) [familiar/colloquial] to screw up [slang/argot], to mess up (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], , to mess things up (BrE) [colloquial/familiar]
- 4 (Esp) [argot/slang], (cabeza) head ¿estás mal del tarro? are you off your head? comerle el tarro a algn ver coco2
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...
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.