Translation of chin in Spanish:
- barbilla (feminine), mentón (masculine), pera (feminine) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar] to have a weak o receding chin no tener* barbilla double chin papada (feminine), doble barba (feminine) [colloquial/familiar] to keep one's chin up no perder* el ánimo chin up! [colloquial/familiar] ¡ánimo! [colloquial/familiar] to take it on the chin (American English/inglés norteamericano) sufrir las consecuencias, pagar* el pato [colloquial/familiar] it was the kids who took it on the chin fueron los niños los que sufrieron las consecuencias or [colloquial/familiar] pagaron el pato to take sth on the chin encajar bien un golpe (suffer stoically) (British English/inglés británico) aguantar algo con resignación she took their criticisms on the chin encajó bien las críticas
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The language of the Basque Country and Navarre is euskera, spoken by around 750,000 people; in Spanish vasco or vascuence. It is also spelled euskara. Basque is unrelated to the Indo-European languages and its origins are unclear.