- 1 [Econ] [Fin] trabaja en la banca or es empleado de banca he's in banking la nacionalización de la banca the nationalization of the banks
- 2 [Jueg] bank gana la banca the bank wins hizo saltar or (AmL) quebrar la banca she broke the bank tienes la banca you're banker
- 3 3.1 (Col, Méx) (asiento) bench, form (BrE) ; (pupitre) desk 3.2 (AmL) [Dep] (asiento) bench; (jugadores) reserves (pl)
- 4 (CS) (escaño) seat tener banca (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] to have (a lot of) clout [colloquial/familiar]
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...