- (AmE) to have sth put on layaway dejar algo reservado mediante el pago de un depósito layaway available se apartan or se reservan artículos mediante el pago de un pequeño depósitoMore example sentences
- Back in 1974, people still stood in line to deposit paychecks, paid for groceries with cash, and put big purchases like furniture on layaway plans.
- Too much to pay for on layaway, too much to buy secondhand, if you have to ask you can't afford it, and nobody could, or should be able to.
- If you know that there is an occasion coming up and you may want to purchase a unit, consider placing it on layaway at your local retail store.
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...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.