- camisa (f) de fuerza, chaleco (m) de fuerza (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) the ideological straitjacket of the party line las limitaciones ideológicas que impone la línea del partidoMore example sentences
- We must break through the mental straitjacket and realize that another world is possible.
- We've got the government ordering us to zip up our mental straitjackets in public.
- We have to be careful, as you would understand, putting straitjackets on either judges or counsel.
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...
The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.