- 1 [Med] fever tener fiebre to be feverish, to have a fever (esp AmE) to have o run a temperature (esp BrE) le bajó la fiebre his fever o temperature came down
- 2 (furor) su fiebre por las motos his obsession with o passion for motorcycles de vez en cuando le da la fiebre de la limpieza from time to time he goes crazy and starts cleaning the whole house [colloquial/familiar], from time to time he gets the cleaning bug [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...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.