In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(con pelota)(individual) move(individual) play EEUU(entre varios) playveamos la repetición de la jugada — let's see a replay of that move
- la repetición de las mejores jugadas del partido — highlights of the match
2(en ajedrez, damas, etc)move
3(en naipes)¡qué jugada más tonta! — that was a silly thing to do!
- hacerle una (mala) jugada a algn — to play a (dirty) trick on sb
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