adj(América Central/Central America) [familiar/colloquial]
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.
- 1 1.1 (palo) skittle, tenpin tumbar bolo (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial], con este vestido vas a tumbar bolo you'll knock them out o/or wow them in that dress [familiar/colloquial] 1.2(bolos masculino plural)(juego) bowling, tenpin bowling (inglés británico/British English) jugar a los bolo to play skittles, to go bowling