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chaparrón

  
      sm  
1      (Meteo)   downpour, cloudburst  
MODISMOS aguantar el chaparrón      to face the music *     
2    [+de insultos]   barrage  
[+de cartas]  
flood
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
cayó un chaparrón exp.
there was a heavy shower

Entry related to:caer

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to weather the storm
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to face the music
(MODISMOS)
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'chaparrón' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la chaparrón
exp.
caerá algún que otro chaparrón más tarde
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"chaparrón": examples and translations in context
Estamos a diez minutos de un completo chaparrón. We are about ten minutes away from a complete downpour.
Quizás la retrasó el chaparrón y esperó a que amainara. Maybe she got caught in the downpour, waiting for a break.
Ella llora un poco... y ahí se produce el chaparrón. She cries a little... and there you have your shower.
Creo que el chaparrón ya ha pasado. I think the shower's passed.
Nos lloverá como en un chaparrón. Why, it'll be raining down like a cloudburst.
No ha funcionado desde el chaparrón. It hasn't been working since the cloudburst.
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