transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- the sales staff are overstretched los vendedores están trabajando al máximo the already overstretched education system … el sistema educativo, cuyos recursos ya no dan más de sí … the epidemic overstretched the country's medical system la epidemia realmente puso a prueba el sistema de salud pública del paísMore example sentences
- Cats from their own county already overstretch both these facilities.
- Facilities that were already underfunded and overstretched are now at breaking point.
- The dilapidated facilities and overstretched editorial staff prove how illusory this prediction was.
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...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.