There are 2 translations of terreno in English:

terreno1

(-na)

adj

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Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 2 translations of terreno in English:

terreno2

m

  • 3 3.1 [Geog] (refiriéndose al relieve) terrain; (refiriéndose a la composición) land, soil un terreno montañoso mountainous terrain los accidentes del terreno the features of the landscape o terrain un terreno pantanoso marshy land, a marshy terrain un terreno bueno para el cultivo del trigo good land o soil for growing wheat allanarle el terreno a algn to smooth the way o path for sb ceder/ganar/perder terreno to give/gain/lose ground estar en su (propio) terreno to be on one's own ground llamar a algn a terreno (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] to pull sb up [colloquial/familiar] minarle or socavarle el terreno a algn to cut the ground from under sb's feet pisar terreno firme/peligroso to tread on safe/dangerous ground prepararle el terreno a algn/algo to pave the way for sb/sth recuperar terreno to recover lost ground sobre el terreno, para estudiar sobre el terreno la situación to make an on-the-spot o an in situ assessment of the situation iremos haciendo planes sobre el terreno we'll plan things as we go along tantear el terreno to see how the land lies
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    Definition of terrain in:
    3.2 [Geol] terrane, terrain

    Compounds

    terreno abonado

    terreno propicio

    • es terreno abonado or propicio para la delincuencia it is a breeding ground for crime es un terreno abonado or propicio para la especulación it gives rise to a great deal of speculation

    terreno conocido

    • familiar ground para él ya es terreno conocido he's on familiar ground, it's familiar ground to him
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    Definition of terrane in:

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

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.