- barbilla (f), mentón (m), pera (f) (CS) [familiar/colloquial] to have a weak o receding chin no tener* barbilla double chin papada (f), doble barba (f) [familiar/colloquial] to keep one's chin up no perder* el ánimo chin up! [colloquial/familiar] ¡ánimo! [familiar/colloquial] to take it on the chin (AmE) sufrir las consecuencias, pagar* el pato [familiar/colloquial] it was the kids who took it on the chin fueron los niños los que sufrieron las consecuencias or [familiar/colloquial] pagaron el pato to take sth on the chin encajar bien un golpe (suffer stoically) (BrE) aguantar algo con resignación she took their criticisms on the chin encajó bien las críticas (before n) chin strap correa (f) (para atar debajo de la barbilla) barbijo (m)
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.