- 1 1.1 (echar) [agua/vino/trigo] to pour vertió el contenido de la botella en el vaso he emptied o poured the contents of the bottle into the glass verter residuos radiactivos al or en el mar to dump radioactive waste in the sea 1.2 (derramar) [líquido] to spill [lágrimas] [literary/literario], to shed [literary/literario] vertieron su sangre por la patria [literary/literario] their blood was spilt o shed for their country
- 2 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] (expresar) [opiniones] to voice, state las acusaciones que ha vertido la prensa sobre él the accusations that the press has made against him vertió ácidas críticas sobre su conducta he leveled bitter criticism against her for her behavior
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...
The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.