- 1 (caerse) to slip cuidado, no vayas a resbalar be careful you don't slip se dejó resbalar por la barandilla he slid down the banister las lágrimas le resbalaban por las mejillas the tears ran o rolled o trickled down his cheeks
- 3 [familiar/colloquial] (ser indiferente) sus críticas le resbalaban their criticisms just washed over her todo lo que le digas le resbala everything you say to him is like water off a duck's back o goes in one ear and out the other [colloquial/familiar] los problemas de los demás le resbalan he's totally unaffected by o [colloquial/familiar] he couldn't care less about other people's problems
resbalarse v pron
- to slip se resbaló bajando las escaleras he slipped coming down the stairs nos resbalamos por la pendiente we slithered o slid down the slope
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...
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.