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a       adj  
1    [habitación, galería]   continuous
2    [cortinas]   drawn
3    (=avergonzado)   abashed, embarrassed  
corrido de vergüenza      covered with shame  
4    (=experimentado)   worldly-wise, sharp  
es una mujer corrida      she's a woman who has been around  
5      (con expresiones temporales)    tres noches corridas      three nights running  
hasta muy corrida la noche      far into the night  
6    [peso, medida]   extra, extra large  
un kilo corrido      a good kilo, a kilo and a bit  
7    [estilo]   fluent, confident  
de corrido      fluently  
decir algo de corrido      to rattle sth off  
se sabía la lección de corrido      he knew it all right through, he could say it all from memory  
8      (Méx)  
comida corrida      fixed price menu  
b       sm  
1      (Méx)   (=balada)   ballad
2      (Perú)   (=fugitivo)   fugitive from justice  
Corridos are Mexican ballads, usually sung by a solo voice and accompanied on the guitar. Traditionally they were used to narrate important events to semi-literate communities, and favourite themes include the Mexican Revolution and Mexican migration to the USA. The corrido is similar in form to the Spanish romance from which it derives, but deals with the common people's struggle for justice, rather than the chivalrous deeds of the aristocracy.  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
covered with shame
he's been round half the world
he's been around a bit
I've got a ladder {o} run in my tights
the board has moved a few centimetres
you've smeared the ink across the page
reams and reams have been written on the subject
the translation is by Cortázar
a kilo and a bit
a good kilo
to be an old hand at it
be an old fox
to rattle sth off
he could say it all from memory
he knew it all right through
'corrido' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
los colores se han corrido {or} desteñido
aún se desconoce la suerte que han corrido muchas personas
1) correr como la pólvora (vi), 2) corrido como la pólvora (part II vi)
el nudo se ha corrido
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"corrido": examples and translations in context
Habéis cantado demasiado y corrido mucho. You have sung too much and run a lot.
Si fuese yo, habría corrido. If it was me, I would have run.
He corrido a través de ellas miles de veces. I ran through it a thousand times.
He corrido un análisis completo post-mortem. I ran a complete postmortem analysis.
Voy a acabar con un punto corrido. I'll close out with a running stitch.
Había corrido tres kilómetros... para decirme que habían desembarcado marines norteamericanos. He had run three kilometers... to tell me that the American Marines had landed on the beach.
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