The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.
pron persfamiliar form of address
- 1 1.1 (como sujeto) you ¿quién lo va a hacer? — tú who's going to do it? — you are ¡oye, tú! hey, you! tú no te metas, no es asunto tuyo you keep out of it, it's none of your business lo que tú digas, cariño whatever you say, darling ¡mira que eres tozudo! — ¿y tú? boy, are you stubborn! — you can talk! o/or what about you? tratar de tú a algnto address sb using the familiar tú form 1.2 (en comparaciones, con ciertas preposiciones) you llegó después que tú he arrived after you (did) es tan capaz como tú he's as capable as you (are) entre tú y tu padre me van or (España/Spain) me vais a enloquecer you and your father between you are going to drive me mad entre tú y yo between you and me según tú according to you de tú a tú on an equal footing, on equal terms