The Spanish constitutional court (Tribunal Constitucional) is made up of twelve members. It decides all matters relating to constitutional legislation, including common law, international treaties, and regional statutes. There is no appeal against its decisions, and all other constitutional bodies are subject to its control.
- 1 (esp AmL) [Bot] [Coc] potato ni papa [familiar/colloquial] not a thing no sé/no entiendo ni papa de mecánica I haven't a clue about mechanics [colloquial/familiar], I don't know a thing about mechanics ser mala papa (Col) [familiar/colloquial] to be a spoilsport [colloquial/familiar] ser una papa (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] [persona] to be a dead loss [colloquial/familiar] [tarea] to be a piece of cake [colloquial/familiar] to be a cinch [colloquial/familiar]
- 2 (AmL) [familiar/colloquial], (comida) food el bebé no se ha comido la papa the baby hasn't eaten his food le da cuatro papas diarias (Chi) she gives him four feeds a day ganarse la papa (Col) [familiar/colloquial] to earn a living o [colloquial/familiar] a crust