- 1 1.1 [bala/espada] to pierce, go through; [líquido] to go through, soak through la bala le traspasó el pulmón the bullet pierced his lung lo traspasó con la espada he ran him through (with his sword) la salsa traspasó el mantel the sauce soaked through the tablecloth unos pitidos que traspasan el oído ear-piercing whistles la pena le traspasó el corazón his heart was pierced with sorrow [literary/literario], he was utterly grief-stricken 1.2 (sobrepasar) to go beyond su fama ha traspasado las fronteras de nuestro país his fame has spread beyond our borders esto traspasa los límites de lo verosímil this goes beyond the bounds of credibility
- 2 2.1 [bar/farmacia] (vender) to sell; (arrendar) to let, lease, rent se traspasa local to let o for rent 2.2 [negocio] to transfer le traspasó el negocio a su hijo he transferred the business to his son, he made the business over to his son
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.