- 1 (Esp) (lavado) hacer la colada to do the laundry o (BrE) washing hago dos coladas por semana I do the laundry twice a week, I do two washes a week tender la colada to hang out the washing meter a algn en la colada (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] to drag sb into an argument ( o fight etc) meterse en la colada (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] to get in on the act [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...
Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.