corrida

f.
1 bullfight (bullfighting).
2 run.
3 race, footrace, run, running.
4 trip.
past part.
past participle of spanish verb: correr.
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corrida
nombre femenino
1 (carrera) run, race
2 (de toros) bullfight
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FRASEOLOGÍA
de corrida (rápidamente) hastily, in a flash 2 (de memoria) by heart
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SF
1) (=carrera) run

dar una corrida — to make a dash

decir algo de corrida — to rattle off sth

en una corrida — in an instant

2)

corrida (de toros) — (Taur) bullfight

- tener corrida de toros en casa
3) *** (=orgasmo) orgasm
4) (Geol) outcrop
5) Chile (=fila) row, line
6) Caribe, Cono Sur (=fiesta) party, rave-up *, hot party (EEUU)
7) Méx (=recorrido) run, journey
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femenino
1)
a) (fam) (carrera)

dar or echar una corrida — to run, move (it) (colloq)

a las corridas — (RPl) in a rush

b) (Fin)

una corrida bancaria — a run on the banks

c) (Dep) carry
2) (Taur) bullfight
3) (Chi)
a) (serie) series
b) (fila) row
c) (de bebidas) round
d) (Min) outcrop
4) (Méx) (en póquer) straight
•• Cultural note:
corrida
A bullfight. Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the corrida three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each
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* corrida de toros = bullfight.
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femenino
1)
a) (fam) (carrera)

dar or echar una corrida — to run, move (it) (colloq)

a las corridas — (RPl) in a rush

b) (Fin)

una corrida bancaria — a run on the banks

c) (Dep) carry
2) (Taur) bullfight
3) (Chi)
a) (serie) series
b) (fila) row
c) (de bebidas) round
d) (Min) outcrop
4) (Méx) (en póquer) straight
•• Cultural note:
corrida
A bullfight. Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the corrida three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each
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* corrida de toros = bullfight.
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corrida corrida (↑ corrida a1)
feminine
A
1 (fam)
(carrera): tuve que dar or echar una buena corrida para no perder el tren I really had to run o (colloq) move (it) to catch the train
nos pegamos una corrida espantosa we rushed o ran like crazy (colloq)
a las corridas (RPl); in a rush
2 (Fin):
una corrida bancaria a run on the banks
una corrida sobre el dólar a rush into dollars o to buy dollars
3 (Dep) carry
4 (Méx) (viaje) trip, run
B (Taur) bullfight
C (Chi)
1 (serie) series
2 (fila) row
3 (de bebidas) round
4 (Min) outcrop
D (Méx) (en póquer) straight
CULTURAL NOTE
corrida
A bullfight. Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the corrida three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each. (La fiesta de) los toros (↑ toro a1) .
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corrida sustantivo femenino
1 (Taur) bullfight
2 (Chi) (serie) series;
(fila) row;
(de bebidas) round
corrida sustantivo femenino corrida (de toros), bullfight
'corrida' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
carrera
English:
bullfight
- gore
- bull
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corrida nf
1. [acción de correr] run;
Fam
darse o [m5]pegarse una buena corrida to run like mad
2. Taurom
corrida (de toros) bullfight
3. Esp muy Fam [orgasmo]
en el momento de la corrida as he/she was coming
4. Méx [viaje] trip, run
5. RP Fam
hacer algo a las corridas [apresuradamente] to do sth in a rush;
siempre como a las corridas I always eat in a rush, I always rush my meals
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corrida
f run;
decir algo de corrida fig rattle sth off
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corrida nf
1) : run, dash
2) : bullfight
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corrida n (de toros) bullfight

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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